Evaluation of the relationship between the maxillary third molars and pterygomaxillary fissure by cephalometric radiographs

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Sadry S., Koca C. G., Kaya İ.

FOLIA MORPHOLOGICA, vol.80, no.2, pp.425-431, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 80 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5603/fm.a2020.0112
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, BIOSIS, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.425-431
  • Keywords: cephalometric radiography, maxillary third molar, pterygomaxillary fissure, panoramic radiograph, TOMOGRAPHY, PREVALENCE, GROWTH
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: No


Background: The aim of this study is to evaluate the relationship between the third molars which are determined to be closely related to pterygomaxillary fissure (PTM) in cephalometric radiographs.