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Mesiobuccal root canal anatomy of Korean maxillary first and second molars by cone-beam computed tomography

Authors
 Jin-Hee Lee  ;  Kee-Deog Kim  ;  Kee-Yeon Kum  ;  Kwang-Shik Bae  ;  Seung-Ho Baek  ;  Woo-Cheol Lee  ;  Won-Jun Son  ;  Seok-Woo Chang  ;  Yu Gu  ;  Yoon Lee  ;  Jin Sun Jeong  ;  Wonse Park  ;  Jong-Ki Lee 
Citation
 Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology and Endodontology, Vol.111(6) : 785-791, 2011 
Journal Title
 Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology and Endodontology 
ISSN
 1079-2104 
Issue Date
2011
Abstract
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to investigate the types of canal configurations and the incidence of a second mesiobuccal (MB2) canal in Korean maxillary molar mesiobuccal (MB) roots by analyzing cone-beam computed tomographic (CBCT) images. STUDY DESIGN: Three-dimensional CBCT images of 458 maxillary first molars and 467 second molars from 276 Korean patients were analyzed to determine the incidence of an MB2 canal, the types of canal configurations, and the correlations between the incidence of an MB2 canal and age, gender, and tooth position. RESULTS: The incidence of 2-canaled MB roots was 71.8% in first molars and 42.2% in second molars, with the most common configurations being Weine types III and II. The frequency of an MB2 canal decreased with age in both molars (P < .05). CONCLUSIONS: Types III and II canal configurations were the most prevalent in the 2-canaled MB roots of Korean maxillary molars
URI
https://ir.ymlib.yonsei.ac.kr/handle/22282913/92874
DOI
10.1016/j.tripleo.2010.11.026
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1. Journal Papers (연구논문) > 2. College of Dentistry (치과대학) > Dept. of Advanced General Dentistry (통합치의학과)
Yonsei Authors
김기덕(Kim, Kee Deog) ; 박원서(Park, Wonse)
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