from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to cephalometry.
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The cephalometric radiograph is used with other diagnostic information such as plaster dental models, panoramic and frontal radiographs, photographs and a thourough clinical examination.
Records cephalometric measurements to prepare data for computer analysis, using electronic data-recording equipment.
MacPractice says it's also developed digital radiography solutions for SuniRay and Planmeca sensors, a new wireless XPod sensor, and panoramic and cephalometric imaging equipment.
A cephalometric film shows an x-ray image of the entire skull which is used in orthodontic treatment and is very helpful in measuring the airway.
Kaban LB, Dodson TB, Stern M, Umeda H, Longaker MT, Adzick NS: Fetal cleft lip repair in rabbits: Long-term clinical and cephalometric results.
(including 3D software), digital panoramic and cephalometric systems while ensuring effective and reliable implant surgery.