Three-dimensional soft tissue evaluation after rapid maxillary expansion and mandibular midline distraction osteogenesis


Ozturk S. A. , Malkoc S., YOLCU Ü., İLERİ Z., ÇELİK GÜLER Ö.

ANGLE ORTHODONTIST, vol.91, no.5, pp.634-640, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 91 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.2319/122120-1023.1
  • Title of Journal : ANGLE ORTHODONTIST
  • Page Numbers: pp.634-640
  • Keywords: Mandibular midline distraction osteogenesis, Mandibular symphyseal distraction osteogenesis, Distraction osteogenesis, Three-dimensional imaging, LONG-TERM SKELETAL, TOOTH-BORNE, STABILITY

Abstract

Objectives: To evaluate the effects of rapid maxillary expansion (RME) and mandibular midline distraction osteogenesis (MMDO) on facial soft tissues using three-dimensional (3D) images.