Postoperative Positional and Dimensional Changes of Mandibular Canal after Bilateral Sagittal Split Set-Back Osteotomy


Iscan D., Motro M., Acar A.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF ORTHODONTICS, vol.30, no.4, pp.110-117, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/turkjorthod.2017.17017
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF ORTHODONTICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.110-117

Abstract

Objective: This preliminary study was planned to provide information about preoperative mandibular canal (MC) position and the postoperative positional changes of MC and length in three dimensions, with the purpose of providing some assistance in reducing inferior alveolar neurosensory disturbance (IAND).