"Maxilla" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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One of a pair of irregularly shaped bones that form the upper jaw. A maxillary bone provides tooth sockets for the superior teeth, forms part of the ORBIT, and contains the MAXILLARY SINUS.
- Maxillary Bone
- Bone, Maxillary
- Bones, Maxillary
- Maxillary Bones
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Maxilla" by people in Profiles.
Three-segment versus 2-segment surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2022 03; 133(3):264-270.
Accuracy of digital light processing printing of 3-dimensional dental models. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2020 Mar; 157(3):422-428.
Incidence of nasopalatine canal perforation in relation to virtual implant placement: A cone beam computed tomography study. Clin Implant Dent Relat Res. 2020 Feb; 22(1):77-83.
Comparison of the accuracy of maxillary position between conventional model surgery and virtual surgical planning. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2018 Feb; 47(2):160-166.
Anthropometric Effect of Mucoperiosteal Nostril Floor Reconstruction in Complete Cleft Lip. J Craniofac Surg. 2016 Jan; 27(1):19-26.
Postsurgical volumetric airway changes in 2-jaw orthognathic surgery patients. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2015 May; 147(5):536-46.
Accuracy of maxillary positioning after standard and inverted orthognathic sequencing. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2014 May; 117(5):567-574.
A CBCT comparison of anterior root resorption in SureSmile and conventional edgewise treatments. Orthodontics (Chic.). 2012; 13(1):100-9.
Comparative analysis of two different alar base sutures after Le Fort I osteotomy: randomized double-blind controlled trial. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2011 Feb; 111(2):181-9.
Prostaglandin E2 levels in gingival crevicular fluid during tooth- and bone-borne expansion. Eur J Orthod. 2010 Jun; 32(3):336-41.