Cone-beam computed tomographic evaluation of styloid process: a retrospective study of 208 patients with orofacial pain


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ÖZTUNÇ H. , EVLİCE B. , TATLI U. , EVLICE A.

HEAD & FACE MEDICINE, vol.10, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/1746-160x-10-5
  • Title of Journal : HEAD & FACE MEDICINE

Abstract

Introduction: The purpose of this study was to assess the structural characteristics of styloid process (SP) by cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) examination in a patient population suffering from orofacial pain. The second aim was to assess the prevalence of elongated SP and its relation to gender, site and subjective symptoms in the study population.