ASSESSMENT OF THE FRONTAL SINUS DIMENSIONS USING CBCT FOR GENDER DETERMINATION AMONG SAMPLES OF DUTCH AND TURKISH INDIVIDUALS


BOYACIOĞLU ERDEN H., van der Stelt P. F. , Kamburoglu K., GÖKSÜLÜK D. , AVCU N.

ROMANIAN JOURNAL OF LEGAL MEDICINE, vol.28, no.3, pp.288-293, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.4323/rjlm.2020.288
  • Title of Journal : ROMANIAN JOURNAL OF LEGAL MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.288-293
  • Keywords: frontal sinus, CBCT, gender determination, identification, BEAM-COMPUTED-TOMOGRAPHY, SEX, CT, IDENTIFICATION, CLASSIFICATION, RELIABILITY, PATTERNS

Abstract

Purpose. Frontal sinus evaluation provide useful information for gender determination. Especially advanced imaging techniques offer improvements to the qualitative and quantitative morphological analysis of frontal sinus. The present study aimed to investigate the reliability of gender determination by means of frontal sinus measurements in two different population groups on CBCT scans.