Yıl 2018, Cilt 12, Sayı 1, Sayfalar 13 - 19 2018-06-04

Sella turcica variations in lateral cephalometric radiographs and their association with malocclusions

Hale Öktem [1] , N. Irem Tuncer [2] , Tugçe Sencelikel [3] , Z. Ilayda Bagci [4] , Sude Cesaretli [5] , Almina Arslan [6] , Ilgaz Tuana Gürsel [7] , Bengisu Degirmenci [8]

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Objectives: Classification of the skeletal facial types is performed using certain reference points and planes in lateral

cephalometric radiographs to plan orthodontic treatments. One of these reference points is sella turcica which is closely associated

with craniofacial bone development. The aim of this study was to identify the association between the sella turcica

variations and skeletal Class I, II, and III malocclusions.

Methods: This study retrospectively evaluated 94 orthodontic patients (48 males and 46 females) between 14–26 years of age.

Lateral cephalometric radiographs of the patients with skeletal Class I, II, and III malocclusions were classified into six groups

according to sella turcica morphology: normal sella turcica, oblique anterior wall, double contour of the floor, sella turcica bridge,

irregularity in the posterior part, and pyramidal shape of sella turcica. The length, depth, and diameter of sella turcica were measured.

Sella turcica variations and radiographs of patients with Class I, II, and III malocclusions were compared statistically.

Results: The correlation between the sella turcica variations and skeletal sagittal classification was statistically significant

(p=0.017). 36.8% of the radiographs, which were classified as normal sella turcica were classified as Class I patients. There were

no statistically significant differences between the skeletal Class I, II, and III malocclusions and sella turcica variations in terms of

the length, depth, and diameter.

Conclusion: For adequate patient referral and management, orthodontists should recognize sella turcica variations in lateral

cephalometric radiographs, and these findings should arise an index of suspicion for associated pathologies, especially of

the hypophyseal gland.

sella turcica; lateral cephalometric radiography; malocclusion; skeletal class I, II, III
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Yazar: Hale Öktem
Kurum: BAŞKENT ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: N. Irem Tuncer
Kurum: BAŞKENT ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: Tugçe Sencelikel
Kurum: BAŞKENT ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: Z. Ilayda Bagci
Kurum: BAŞKENT ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: Sude Cesaretli
Kurum: BAŞKENT ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: Almina Arslan
Kurum: BAŞKENT ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: Ilgaz Tuana Gürsel
Kurum: BAŞKENT ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: Bengisu Degirmenci
Kurum: BAŞKENT ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Ülke: Turkey


Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { anatomy430141, journal = {Anatomy}, issn = {1307-8798}, eissn = {1308-8459}, address = {Türk Anatomi ve Klinik Anatomi Derneği}, year = {2018}, volume = {12}, pages = {13 - 19}, doi = {}, title = {Sella turcica variations in lateral cephalometric radiographs and their association with malocclusions}, key = {cite}, author = {Bagci, Z. Ilayda and Sencelikel, Tugçe and Cesaretli, Sude and Tuncer, N. Irem and Gürsel, Ilgaz Tuana and Öktem, Hale and Degirmenci, Bengisu and Arslan, Almina} }
APA Öktem, H , Tuncer, N , Sencelikel, T , Bagci, Z , Cesaretli, S , Arslan, A , Gürsel, I , Degirmenci, B . (2018). Sella turcica variations in lateral cephalometric radiographs and their association with malocclusions. Anatomy, 12 (1), 13-19. Retrieved from http://dergipark.gov.tr/anatomy/issue/37227/430141
MLA Öktem, H , Tuncer, N , Sencelikel, T , Bagci, Z , Cesaretli, S , Arslan, A , Gürsel, I , Degirmenci, B . "Sella turcica variations in lateral cephalometric radiographs and their association with malocclusions". Anatomy 12 (2018): 13-19 <http://dergipark.gov.tr/anatomy/issue/37227/430141>
Chicago Öktem, H , Tuncer, N , Sencelikel, T , Bagci, Z , Cesaretli, S , Arslan, A , Gürsel, I , Degirmenci, B . "Sella turcica variations in lateral cephalometric radiographs and their association with malocclusions". Anatomy 12 (2018): 13-19
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ISNAD Öktem, Hale , Tuncer, N. Irem , Sencelikel, Tugçe , Bagci, Z. Ilayda , Cesaretli, Sude , Arslan, Almina , Gürsel, Ilgaz Tuana , Degirmenci, Bengisu . "Sella turcica variations in lateral cephalometric radiographs and their association with malocclusions". Anatomy 12 / 1 (Haziran 2018): 13-19.