Evaluation of mandibular volume using cone-beam computed tomography and correlation with cephalometric values.

Evaluation of mandibular volume using cone-beam computed tomography and correlation with cephalometric values. Angle Orthod. 2013 Aug 28; Authors: Katayama K, Yamaguchi T, Sugiura M, Haga S, Maki K Abstract Abstract Objective: To investigate the association between maxillofacial morphology and mandibular bone volume in patients with skeletal malocclusion. Materials and Methods: Subjects were 118 adult Japanese (58 males and 60 females). Skeletal malocclusion was classified, based on cephalometric analysis, into skeletal Classes I (-1° ≤ ANB
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