Turkish Journal of Orthodontics
Original Article

An Exfolıatıve-Cytologıc Study Of The Palatal Mucosa Whıch Is In Permanent Contact Wıth Removable Applıances


GATA H. Paşa Eğt.Hast. Ortodonti Bölümü.


GATA Ortodonti Bölümü


GATA H. Paşa Eğt.Hst. Patoloji Bölümü

Turk J Orthod 1992; 5: 126-127
DOI: 10.13076/1300-3550-5-2-126
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This article describes an exfoliative-cytologic study of the palatal mucosa which is in permanent contact with acrylic of removable appliances prepared by 2 different methods. A total of 100 patients were used in two groups. Removable appliances prepared by “pressure method” were found to have lower reaction ratio on the oral mucosa compared to “non-pressure method”.

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