GET THE APP

Assessment of the Height of Mandibular Ramus According to Dental Status | Abstract
Logo

International Journal of Medical Research & Health Sciences (IJMRHS)
ISSN: 2319-5886 Indexed in: ESCI (Thomson Reuters)

Abstract

Assessment of the Height of Mandibular Ramus According to Dental Status

Author(s):Alaa S. Mahdi, Omar Basheer Taha Al-Tekreeti, Areej A. Najm, Farah Abdul Salam Hadi and Baraa Fadel Ahmed

Aim: To compare the ramus height between dentulous and edentulous groups using dental panoramic tomography. Materials and methods: Orthopantomographic images of 15 dentulous and 15 edentulous subjects, aged 20-60 years were compared and evaluated to measure the ramus height. Results: The results showed significant difference in ramus height between dentulous and edentulous mandibles (p=0.001). Conclusion: It can be concluded that mandibular basal bony morphology changes as a consequence of tooth loss, which could be expressed as shortening of ramus height measurement and ramus height could be the best parameter to predict edentulous and dentate status. Clinical significance: As seen in this study, the ramus height would be decreased due to teeth loss and this may affect the morphology of the face of edentulous patients, so fabricating of a new dental prosthesis of the loosing tooth or teeth immediately may limit ramus height decreasing after losing of teeth.


Archive
Scope Categories
  • Clinical Research
  • Epidemiology
  • Oncology
  • Biomedicine
  • Dentistry
  • Medical Education
  • Physiotherapy
  • Pulmonology
  • Nephrology
  • Gynaecology
  • Dermatology
  • Dermatoepidemiology
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Sexology
  • Osteology
  • Kinesiology
  • Neuroscience
  • Haematology
  • Psychology
  • Paediatrics
  • Angiology/Vascular Medicine
  • Critical care Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology
  • Hepatology
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Bariatrics
  • Pharmacy and Nursing
  • Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry
  • Radiobiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Toxicology
  • Clinical immunology
  • Clinical and Hospital Pharmacy
  • Cell Biology
  • Genomics and Proteomics
  • Pharmacogenomics
  • Bioinformatics and Biotechnology
  • Google scholar citation report
    Citations : 2979

    International Journal of Medical Research & Health Sciences received 2979 citations as per google scholar report

    International Journal of Medical Research & Health Sciences peer review process verified at publons

    paper.io

    agar io

    wowcappadocia.com
    cappadocia-hotels.com
    balloon-rides.net

    wormax io

    Elektronik Sigara
    Elektronik Sigara