Effect of sex steroids on bone formation in an orthopedically expanded suture in rats


Birlik M., BABACAN H., Cevit R., Gurler B.

JOURNAL OF OROFACIAL ORTHOPEDICS-FORTSCHRITTE DER KIEFERORTHOPADIE, vol.77, no.2, pp.94-103, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 77 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00056-016-0021-9
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF OROFACIAL ORTHOPEDICS-FORTSCHRITTE DER KIEFERORTHOPADIE
  • Page Numbers: pp.94-103

Abstract

Objective The purpose of this work was to evaluate the effects of sex steroids on bone formation in response to midpalatal suture expansion by means of histological and immunohistochemical examinations and computed tomography (CT).