Reliability of Panoramic Radiography in Determination of Neurosensory Disturbances Related to Dental Implant Placement in Posterior Mandible

KÜTÜK N. , GÖNEN Z. B. , Yasar M. T. , DEMİRBAŞ A. E. , ALKAN A.

IMPLANT DENTISTRY, vol.23, no.6, pp.648-652, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/id.0000000000000160
  • Title of Journal : IMPLANT DENTISTRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.648-652


Introduction: During implantology procedures, one of the most serious complications is the damage of the inferior alveolar nerve, which may result in neurosensory disturbances (NSD). Panoramic radiographs have been considered for a primary evaluation to determine the bone height and implant-mandibular canal distance.