Imaging Modalities for General Dental Practice - Bird’s Eye View


Affiliations

  • Vinayaka Mission's Sankarachariyar Dental College, Oral Pathology, Salem, Tamil Nadu, 636308, India

Abstract

Imaging modalities employed in general dental practise include a plethora of intra and extra oral radiographic techniques for identification and diagnosis of various pathologies affecting the teeth and bones of maxillofacial region. The aim of this article is to highlight the application of the common and routine techniques currently available in the field of diagnostic radiology.

Keywords

Imaging, Intraoral Periapical Radiograph, Panoramic Radiograph, Radiograph.

Subject Discipline

Dentistry

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