Limitations of Panoramic Radiographs: Report of Two Cases

Demirtas N., Mihmanli A., Aytugar E., BAYER S.

BEZMIALEM SCIENCE, vol.2, no.3, pp.82-85, 2014 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 2 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.14235/bs.2014.328
  • Title of Journal : BEZMIALEM SCIENCE
  • Page Numbers: pp.82-85


Panoramic radiographs are valuable and technically easy procedures in determining lesions and the other pathological conditions of the jaw. However, it should be recognized that there are obvious limitations in these films. These limitations include distortions, magnifications, and difficulties in identifying the relationship of the lesions with vital structures.