Prevalence of Torus Palatinus in Cappadocia Region Population of Turkey

  title={Prevalence of Torus Palatinus in Cappadocia Region Population of Turkey},
  author={Yildiray Şişman and Elif Tarim Ertas and Cumali Gokce and Faruk Akgunlu},
  journal={European Journal of Dentistry},
  pages={269 - 275}
OBJECTIVES The objectives of this study were to determine the prevalence, size, shape and location of the torus palatinus (TP) in dental outpatients in Cappadocia region of Turkey and to investigate the relationship between the findings in relation to age and gender. METHODS The present study included 2660 patients, who attended the Department of Oral Diagnosis and Radiology in the Faculty of Dentistry at Erciyes University for their dental problems between December 2005 and May 2007. The… CONTINUE READING

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