Lightening dark dental radiograph

Shakya, Shrijana and Ongole, Ravikiran and *, Sumanth KN (2009) Lightening dark dental radiograph. Journal of Nepal Dental Association, 10 (1). pp. 79-80.

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Radiograph should be of diagnostic quality for proper diagnosis. Dark radiographs are most commonly encountered faults in dental radiography which renders the radiograph useless. Such faulty radiograph requires a retake of the radiograph which causes unnecessary exposure to the patient and waste of precious time. Hence, a simple method is required which could salvage a dark radiograph. This article describes various methods used for lightening a dark radiograph along with a simple method like scraping the emulsion.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Dark radiograph, Double emulsion fi lms
Subjects: Dentistry > MCODS Mangalore > Oral Medicine and Radiology
Depositing User: KMCMLR User
Date Deposited: 21 May 2012 10:33
Last Modified: 21 May 2012 10:33

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