Quantitative assessment of palatal bone thickness in an ethnic Indian population: a computed tomography study.


CONTEXT Variations in palatal bone thickness (PBT) at various locations have caused considerable problems when using these sites for anchorage purposes. AIMS To find the comparative thickness of the palatal bone at different locations and to validate its morphology for anchorage purposes using mini-implants (MI). SETTINGS AND DESIGN This investigation… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0970-9290.99038


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