orthopantomography


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or·tho·pan·to·mog·ra·phy

(ōrthō-pantŏ-mogră-fē)
A radiographic process that takes into account the jawline; by doing so, teeth in proximity of tissues can be readily visualized.
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Karelian social services and health care service of the north karelia - sighs sage, the x-ray division of the imaging center / kite health center asks for an offer of a digital orthopantomography equipment using calibration (dental imaging equipment) according to this call for tenders.
Comparative efficacy of spiral computed tomography and orthopantomography in preoperative detection of relation of inferior alveolar neurovascular bundle to the impacted mandibular third molar.
There were no bony changes in the orthopantomography and occlusal radiography examinations, and all of the associated teeth were shown to be vital using electrical pulp testing (Figure 1).
The kalajoki city core board asks for offers from a direct-digital native imaging device and a direct orthopantomography and cephalostatic imaging equipment.
Caption: Figure 1: (a) Initial orthopantomography. (b) Preoperative clinical view.
Annually, about 800 teeth dental imaging studies (dental and orthopantomography and cephalometric studies) are performed annually at vaasa central hospital x-ray.
Orthopantomography was indicated and revealed five impacted teeth and, in the mandibular arch, fused roots of left lateral incisor and left canine (Figure 3).
Caption: Figure 3: Orthopantomography revealed multiple dental anomalies: hypodontia, radicular fusion of 3.2-3.3, and impacted permanent teeth.
We kindly ask you to offer a direct orthopantomography device for the x-ray department of the mntyharju wellness center with its peripheral equipment.
After sectioning the old prosthesis, the affected tooth was atraumatically extracted, and an orthopantomography (OPT) was collected (Figure 3).
The orthopantomography was considered for a long time the ideal examination, but it has now been replaced by the CT scan because sometimes only 3D imaging allows identifying the problem [7-10].
The service be acquired consists of providing oral health services under the Health Care Act (1326/2010) Honkajoki, JEnmijEnrvi, Karvia and Pomarkku dental practice - Basic dental services,- Demanding oral health care that does not meet the criteria for specialized,- Imaging, orthopantomography and kallolateraalit.