Three-dimensional alterations in pharyngeal airway and maxillary sinus volumes in Class III maxillary deficiency subjects undergoing orthopedic facemask treatment

Pamporakis P., Nevzatoglu S., Kucukkeles N.

ANGLE ORTHODONTIST, vol.84, no.4, pp.701-707, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 84 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.2319/060513-430.1
  • Title of Journal : ANGLE ORTHODONTIST
  • Page Numbers: pp.701-707


Objective: To assess short-term alterations in the volume of pharyngeal airway space and maxillary sinuses associated with rapid maxillary expansion (RME) and facemask (FM) use in growing Class ill maxillary-deficient patients.