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Literature Review
1. Decompression or Marsupialization; Which Conservative Treatment is Associated with Low Recurrence Rate in Keratocystic Odontogenic Tumors? A Systematic Review

Reza Tabrizi; Mohammad Reza Hosseini Kordkheili; Mohammad Jafarian; Farzad Aghdashi

Volume 20, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 145-151


  Various treatment modalities have been reported for keratocystic odontogenic tumors (KOT), with different recurrence rates. Marsupialization and decompression are two different conservative surgical techniques for the treatment of KOTs. This study aimed at comparing the recurrence rate between marsupialization ...  Read More

Original Article
2. Digital Radiographic Evaluation of the Quality of Different Root Canal Obturation Techniques in Deciduous Mandibular Molars after Preparation with Rotary Technique

Mehdi Jafarzadeh; Masood Saatchi; Parisa Jafarnejadi; Morteza Gooran

Volume 20, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 152-158


  Statement of the Problem:Several factors affect the success of pulp therapy of primary teeth, including cleaning and shaping of the root canals and the quality of obturation as the most important steps. Purpose: The aim of the present study was to compare the quality of different root canal obturation ...  Read More

Original Article
3. Correlation between Skeletal Age and Metacarpal Bones and Metacarpophalangeal Joints Dimensions

Abdolaziz Haghnegahdar; Hamidreza Pakshir; Ilnaz Ghanbari

Volume 20, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 159-164


  Statement of the Problem: Currently, two major methods have been introduced for bone age assessment using left hand radiography. The first approach is Greulich and Pyle, which is very subjective. The second method is Tanner and Whitehouse, which is very time consuming and its morphological criteria are ...  Read More

Original Article
4. Comparison between Glenoid Fossa Roof Thickness in TMD and non-TMD Patients, a CBCT Study

Leila Khojastepour; Abdolaziz Haghnegahdar; Maryam Issazadeh; Mahboobeh Bahreini

Volume 20, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 165-170


  Statement of the Problem:Various pathologic conditions can affect the thickness of the roof of glenoid fossa (RGF). The relationship between the RGF thickness and temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) is not explicitly investigated. Considering the changes in RGF thickness, as a radiographic sign for ...  Read More

Original Article
5. The Effectiveness of Nigella Sativa Alcoholic Extract on the Inhibition of Candida Albicans Colonization and Formation of Plaque on Acrylic Denture Plates: an In Vitro Study

Hafez Ariamanesh; Nasim Tamizi; Alireza Yazdinezhad; Shilan Salah; Nima Motamed; Saeid Amanloo

Volume 20, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 171-177


  Statement of the Problem: Due to growing concerns on complications of chemical drugs, the use of herbal extracts has been considered as denture cleaning solutions. Purpose: The aim of this study was to evaluate the in-vitro effects of Nigella sativa on the cleansing of the formation of Candida albicans ...  Read More

Original Article
6. Ultrastructural and Chemical Composition of Dentin and Enamel in Lab Animals

Ali Dehghani Nazhvani; Habib Dehghanpour Frashah; Pardis Haddadi; Fatemeh Dehghani Nazhvani

Volume 20, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 178-183


  Statement of the Problem: Human tooth is clinically the most appropriate material that can be used for in-vitro dental research. However, there are limitations and drawbacks for using human teeth. Therefore, alternatives to samples of human teeth for dental studies are necessary. Purpose: This study ...  Read More

Original Article
7. Comparative Study of Punica granatum Gel and Triadent Oral Paste Effect on Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis, a Double Blind Clinical Trial

Atefeh Tavangar; Abolfazl Aslani; Niloofar Nikbakht

Volume 20, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 184-189


  Statement of the Problem: Recurrent aphthous stomatitis is a common oral lesion, and the use of herbal remedies containing tannin and flavonoid has been reported to be effective in treating aphthous stomatitis. Purpose: This study was aimed to evaluate the effect of Punica granatum muco-adhesive gel ...  Read More

Original Article
8. Periodontal Condition in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Effect of Anti-rheumatic Drugs

Samira Kordtabar; Mehrdad Aghaie; Elham Fakhari; Mohammad Ali Vakili

Volume 20, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 190-194


  Statement of the Problem: Rheumatoid arthritis and periodontitis are chronic inflammatory diseases with a possible bidirectional relationship. This link may be affected by many factors like drug consumption.  Purpose: This study was designed to evaluate the periodontal condition in patients with ...  Read More

Original Article
9. Antimicrobial Activity of Methanolic Extracts of Myrtus Communis L. and Eucalyptus Galbie and their Combination with Calcium Hydroxide Powder against Enterococcus Faecalis

Maryam Raoof; Moj Khaleghi; Najme Siasar; Sakineh Mohannadalizadeh; Jahangir Haghani; Sara Amanpour

Volume 20, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 195-202


  Statement of the Problem: The goal of endodontic therapy is the reduction or elimination of microorganisms from the root canal system. The use of intracanal medicament between treatment appointments is recommended in order to eliminate any remainang microorganisms in the pulp space. Purpose: The aim ...  Read More

Original Article
10. Assessment of the Capability of Bone Density Contrast Dissociation in Cone Beam Computed Tomography Compared to Digital Periapical Radiography by Using a Phantom

Zahra Ghoncheh; Hanieh Kaviani; Hosein Ghadiri Harvani; Daryoush Goodarzipour; Ahmad Reza Shamshiri; Paria Shams

Volume 20, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 203-209


  Statement of the Problem: Assessment of bone density changes plays an important role in diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up procedures. The feasibility of cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) for assessment of bone density changes is still controversial. Purpose: The aim of this study was to investigate ...  Read More

Case Series
11. Outcome of Surgery as Sole Treatment of Eosinophilic Granuloma of Jaws

Saeed Nezafati; Javad Yazdani; Shahriar Shahi; Mahsa Mehryari; Emran Hajmohammadi Somarin

Volume 20, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 210-214


  Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) is characterized by the congregation of proliferating langerhans cells (LC). Langerhans cells are a part of dendritic cell system of primary immune response that is responsible for presenting antigen to lymphocytes. Being a rare disease, the total incidence of LCH ...  Read More

Case Report
12. Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma Coexistent with Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A Case Report and Review of Literature

Zohreh Jaafari Ashkavandi; Haleh Keshvari; Hossein Danesteh

Volume 20, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 215-219


  Multiple primary tumors may develop in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. The coincidence of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma with papillary thyroid carcinoma is a rare finding. This study reports a case of papillary thyroid carcinoma, which was incidentally detected during the ...  Read More

Case Report
13. Granular Cell Odontogenic Tumor, an Extremely Rare Case Report

Saede Atarbashi-Moghadam; Homeira Saebnoori; Nafiseh Shamloo; Mehrdad Dehghanpour Barouj; Sara Saedi

Volume 20, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 220-223


  The granular cell odontogenic tumor is an extremely rare odontogenic neoplasm which about 38 cases has been reported with sufficient documentation in the literature. It has a prominent predilection to occur in the posterior of mandible of middle-aged women. Here, we report a case of mandibular granular ...  Read More