Multilevel Modeling Analysis of Odontogenic Risk Factors and Nasal Septum Deviation Associated with Maxillary Sinus Mucosal Thickening.

Expiry Date
: 10/05/2029
CPD Units
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The study assesses the influence of dental factors and nasal septum deviation on maxillary sinus mucosal thickening using Cone-beam computed tomography. Results highlight associations between root tips proximity, tooth condition, and sinus mucosal thickening, aiding preoperative planning.

Keywords: Posterior teeth, mucosal thickening, nasal septum

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Educational Objectives

Educational Aim:
The article aims to assess how dental factors like root proximity to the maxillary sinus and nasal septum deviation influence maxillary sinus mucosal thickening using CBCT imaging, aiding preoperative planning for dental procedures.

Educational Outcomes:
Upon completion of this module practitioners should have a clear understanding of:

  1. Recognizing how dental factors influence maxillary sinus health.
  2. Appreciating the significance of anatomical assessment for surgery planning.
  3. Understanding CBCT's role in diagnosing sinus issues related to dental conditions.

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