Three-dimensional verification of the radiographic visibility of the root pulp used for forensic age estimation in mandibular third molar.

Gunacar D. N., Bayrak S., Sinanoglu E. A.

Dento maxillo facial radiology, vol.51, 2022 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.1259/dmfr.20210368
  • Journal Name: Dento maxillo facial radiology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Keywords: cone-beam computed tomography, dental pulp, forensic dentistry, forensic sciences, panoramic radiography, third molar, MATURITY MARKER, INDICATOR, ACCURACY, CHILDREN
  • Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives The aim of this study was to assess the reliability of panoramic radiography (OPG) using age estimation method using cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) verification in the evaluation of radiographic visibility of root pulp (RPV) of mandibular third molars for age estimation.