Int J Stomatol ›› 2021, Vol. 48 ›› Issue (2): 180-186.doi: 10.7518/gjkq.2021041

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Application of the cone-beam computed tomography-based three-dimensional visualization technology in the surgery of the jaw cystic lesion

Ding Zhangfan(),Guo Zhiyong,Miao Cheng,Li Chunjie,Xuan Ming,Wang Xiaoyi,Zhang Zhuang()   

  1. State Key Laboratory of Oral Diseases & National Clinical Research Center for Oral Diseases & Dept. of Head and Neck Oncology, West China Hospital of Stomatology, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, China
  • Received:2020-08-30 Revised:2020-12-15 Online:2021-03-01 Published:2021-03-17
  • Contact: Zhuang Zhang;
  • Supported by:
    National Natural Science Foundation of China(U1813213)


In the cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT)-based three-dimensional visualization technology, the raw data from the CBCT are processed, and the regions of interest are focused, leading to three-dimensional images. Currently, this vehicle is seldom applied on the stomatology. Here, authors present five cases of various jaw cystic lesions receiving diagnoses and treatments aided by CBCT-based three-dimensional reconstruction and visualization technology and discuss its clinical value in such aspect.

Key words: cone-beam computed tomography, three-dimensional reconstruction, visualization technology, jaw cystic lesion

CLC Number: 

  • R782.05


Tab 1

Basic information of cases"

病例号 性别 年龄/岁 病变类型 就诊时间 随访时间/年
1 6 牙源性角化囊肿 2017.11 2
2 17 牙源性角化囊肿 2018.9 1
3 36 根尖周囊肿 2018.10 1
4 23 含牙囊肿 2018.10 1
5 56 含牙囊肿 2018.11 1

Fig 1

Transverse views of CBCT of 5 patients"

Fig 2

Three dimensional reconstruction of CBCT data of case 1"

Fig 3

Three dimensional reconstruction of CBCT data of case 2"

Fig 4

Three dimensional reconstruction of CBCT data of case 3"

Fig 5

Three dimensional reconstruction of CBCT data of case 4"

Fig 6

Three dimensional reconstruction of CBCT data of case 5"

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