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Importance of periodontal ligament thickness
This study evaluated whether periodontal ligament (PL) thickness varied with root size and examined the possible influence of this variation on orthodontic mechanics. Measurements were taken of the maxillary left first ...
Clinical and histochemical alterations of the periodontal ligament in gerbils after malocclusion induced
The aim of this article is to show the clinical and histochemical alterations of the first periodontal ligament, on the right side, after upper molars teeth extraction on the left side in gerbils. After two months, the ...
Mechanical removal of necrotic periodontal ligament by either Robinson bristle brush with pumice or scalpel blade. Histomorphometric analysis and scanning electron microscopy
(Blackwell Publishing, 2007-12-01)
One of the important factors accounting for successful delayed replantation of avulsed teeth is seemingly the type of root surface treatment. Removal of necrotic cemental periodontal ligament remnants may prevent the ...
Dental trauma involving root fracture and periodontal ligament injury: A 10-year retrospective study
The purpose of this retrospective study was to analyze the cases of traumatic dental injuries involving root fracture and/or periodontal ligament injury (except avulsion) treated at the Discipline of Integrated Clinic, ...
Clinical and Histochemical Alterations of the Periodontal Ligament in Gerbils after Malocclusion Induced
(Sociedad Chilena de Anatomía, 2007)
Histological and histomorphometrical alterations of the periodontal ligament in gerbils submitted to teeth extraction
This study verified the effect of unilateral teeth extraction on the periodontal ligament in gerbils (Meriones unguiculatus). Ten adult male gerbils weighing about 50 g had induced occlusal alterations by upper left molar ...