Genotoxic effects of X-rays in buccal mucosal cells in children subjected to dental radiographs

Objectives/Aims:Bitewing and digital dental panoramic radiographs have become important adjuvants for successful dental practice in pediatric dentistry. Both methods lead to genetic changes in the oral buccal epithelium that have not yet been satisfactorily explored. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the genotoxic effects induced by X-ray… (More)