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Prevalence of impacted teeth and associated pathologies--a radiographic study of the Hong Kong Chinese population.

@article{Chu2003PrevalenceOI,
  title={Prevalence of impacted teeth and associated pathologies--a radiographic study of the Hong Kong Chinese population.},
  author={Frederick C. S. Chu and T K L Li and V Lui and Philip R.H. Newsome and Raymond L. K. Chow and L. K. Cheung},
  journal={Hong Kong medical journal = Xianggang yi xue za zhi},
  year={2003},
  volume={9 3},
  pages={
          158-63
        }
}
  • F. ChuT. Li L. Cheung
  • Published 1 June 2003
  • Medicine
  • Hong Kong medical journal = Xianggang yi xue za zhi
OBJECTIVES To investigate the prevalence and pattern of impacted teeth and associated pathologies in the Hong Kong Chinese population. SETTING The Reception and Primary Care Clinic, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong. DESIGN Retrospective study. SUBJECTS AND METHODS The records of 7486 patients were examined to determine whether the chief complaints were related to impacted teeth and associated pathologies, which were investigated using panoramic radiographs. RESULTS A total of… 

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