Zahraa M Al-Fadhily

Department of POP, University of Kufa, Iraq


  • Research   
    Computed Tomographic Analysis of Mental Foramen for Age and Sex Determination in Iraqi Population
    Author(s): Hawraa Noori Atallah*, Sarmad A Hameed, Zahraa M Al-Fadhily and Abdulrazzaq Ibrahim

    Objectives: A study conducted to investigate the location of the mental foramen using computed tomography to evaluate whether there is a correlation between this radiographic parameter with age and gender of the Al-Najaf population and evaluate it relates to forensic odontology. Materials and methods: 72 computed tomographic images were studied to measure the distance from the lower border of the mental foramen to the lower border of the mandible. The study sample was divided into two groups, group I age (14-35) and group II age (36-60) years (each group consisted of 36 subjects), and also grouped according to sex (each group consisted of 36 subjects). Statistical analysis: Statistical analysis was done by using SPSS (statistical package for social sciences) version 20. In which we use mean and standard deviation a.. Read More»

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