- Created by: gibs
- Created on: 17-09-15 14:07
Use for Radiographs in dentistry
Dental Caries- Dark area of destruction extending inwards from the enamel surface
Periodontal disease- Shows up as a loss of lamina dura forming the crest of the alveolar bone, loss of height of the alveolar bone, and widening of the periodontal ligament space.
Periodontal and periapical abscesses- Chronice alveolar abscesses show up as dark circular area at the apex of an affected tooth, caused by destruction of…