Effects of hyperlipidemia on trabecular and cortical structures of the mandible.


Günaçar D. N. , Yemenoğlu H., Ustaoğlu G., Arıöz Ö.

Dento maxillo facial radiology, vol.51, 2022 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.1259/dmfr.20210214
  • Title of Journal : Dento maxillo facial radiology
  • Keywords: Fractals, Hyperlipidemias, Osteoporosis, Radiography, BONE-MINERAL DENSITY, FRACTAL DIMENSION, CARDIOVASCULAR-DISEASE, PANORAMIC RADIOGRAPHS, SERUM-CHOLESTEROL, INFERIOR CORTEX, OSTEOPOROSIS, STATINS, ASSOCIATION, RISK

Abstract

Objectives: To evaluate the mandibular bone structure of patients with hyperlipidemia by fractal dimension (FD) analysis and panoramic radiomorphometric indices including mandibular cortical thickness measurement, panoramic mandibular index (PMI), mandibular cortical index (MCI) and to compare with the healthy group.