Adjunctive radiograph diagnostic in vertical mandibular asymmetry

Dental Journal (Majalah Kedokteran Gigi)

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Title Adjunctive radiograph diagnostic in vertical mandibular asymmetry
 
Creator Moorthy, Kirubanandan Sathya
Sofyanti, Ervina
Boel, Trelia
Govanny, Jesslyn Okto
Rachmawati, Aditya
 
Subject asymmetry; digital radiograph; mandibular; vertical
 
Description Background: The development of radio diagnostics in orthodontics is still a challenge in treating skeletal anomaly with facial asymmetry. The assessment of skeletal symmetry, which can be obtained by frontal radiographs such as panoramic radiograph and posteroanterior cephalograph, is still limited. Purpose: The aim of this study is to evaluate panoramic radiograph and posteroanterior cephalograph in measuring the vertical mandibular asymmetry based on Kjellberg technique. Methods: This study was a cross-sectional study of 43 pre-treatment panoramic radiographs and posteroanterior cephalographs from dental faculty students at Universitas Sumatera Utara between 18–25 years old. The subjects have fully erupted permanent teeth until the second molar and complained about facial asymmetry. The validity and reliability of vertical mandibular asymmetry of Kjellberg technique with Cliniview software in both radiographs used Cohen-K analysis. Results: The measurement of vertical mandibular asymmetry showed no significant differences using panoramic radiograph and posteroanterior cephalograph (0.073-0.321 > 0.05). Conclusion: The vertical mandibular asymmetry analysis with Kjellberg technique in panoramic radiograph is potent as an adjunctive diagnostic tool in vertical mandibular asymmetry.
 
Publisher Faculty of Dental Medicine, Universitas Airlangga https://fkg.unair.ac.id/en
 
Contributor TALENTA grant Universitas Sumatera Utara
 
Date 2021-02-01
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion

 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://e-journal.unair.ac.id/MKG/article/view/20643
10.20473/j.djmkg.v54.i1.p21-24
 
Source Dental Journal (Majalah Kedokteran Gigi); Vol 54, No 1 (2021): March 2021; 21-24
2442-9740
1978-3728
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://e-journal.unair.ac.id/MKG/article/view/20643/13456
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 Dental Journal (Majalah Kedokteran Gigi)
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0
 

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