Ultrasonography in the evaluation of the mid-palatal suture in rapid palatal expansion


Gumussoy I. , MİLOĞLU Ö., Bayrakdar I. S. , DAĞİSTAN S., ÇAĞLAYAN F.

DENTOMAXILLOFACIAL RADIOLOGY, vol.43, no.8, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1259/dmfr.20140167
  • Title of Journal : DENTOMAXILLOFACIAL RADIOLOGY

Abstract

Objectives: Orthodontists usually evaluate the mid-palatal sutural opening with occlusal radiography. The purpose of this article is to evaluate the sutural opening with ultrasonography (USG) in a series of patients undergoing rapid palatal expansion (RPE).