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COVID-19, case reports: DrBicuspid's top articles in November
December 1, 2020 -- DrBicuspid.com aims to be on the cutting edge of what's happening in dentistry, and it seems that COVID-19 news continues to grab you. As the year ticks closer to the end, we decided to give you a look at some of our most-read stories from the past month.  Discuss
Imaging detects big, rare tumor protruding from fetus's mouth
November 19, 2020 -- Doctors recently used prenatal ultrasound to detect a rare 4.6 x 3.6-cm oropharyngeal teratoma protruding from the oral cavity of a fetus. Details of the case were published on November 4 in the Cureus Journal of Medical Science.  Discuss
Medit releases Medit Link software update
November 19, 2020 -- Medit has released an update to its Medit Link software called Medit Link Applications.
Carestream Dental's CS Model+ update supports in-house aligners
November 17, 2020 -- Carestream Dental has unveiled the latest version of its CS Model+ CAD/CAM offering, which is aimed at helping dental practices design clear aligners in-house.
Dentsply Sirona, Panthera Dental announce collaboration
November 13, 2020 -- Dentsply Sirona has signed an agreement to collaborate with Panthera Dental to offer a digital workflow for custom-made sleep devices for those with obstructive sleep apnea.
Imaging saves teen with oral surgery-linked 'forgotten disease'
November 5, 2020 -- Imaging and early antibiotic intervention saved the life of an 18-year-old man in Kansas who was diagnosed with Lemierre syndrome, or the "forgotten disease," after wisdom teeth extraction, according to a case report published on October 20 in the Cureus Journal of Medical Science.  Discuss
Dentsply Sirona's Primescan offers complete jaw scans
November 2, 2020 -- Dentsply Sirona said that its new Primescan intraoral scanner allows users to take accurate digital impressions of the entire jaw.
Planmeca Digital Dentistry World Tour 2020 goes virtual
October 30, 2020 -- Dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca is launching a series of virtual events, the Digital Dentistry World Tour 2020, with hands-on demonstrations by international thought leaders tailored to audiences in Europe, Latin America, North America, and Asia.
Imaging reveals new salivary glands; can it help cancer patients?
October 27, 2020 -- Imaging with the use of a prostate cancer biomarker has led to the discovery of a pair of salivary glands, found tucked away inside the skull where the nasal cavity and throat meet. The findings were published recently in Radiotherapy & Oncology.  Discuss
Carestream, Simply Implants Institute form partnership
October 26, 2020 -- Carestream Dental has partnered with dental learning firm Simply Implants Institute to offer dentistry continuing education courses in conjunction with Carestream's software and services.
Special Feature
Data trends: Are U.S. practices taking more images?

There was a time in the not-so-distant past when taking radiographs as part of a dental examination was commonplace. However, with fears about radiation and changing insurance policies, U.S. practices took fewer images in 2016 than in any recent year. Why? Alitta Boechler of Sikka Software looks at the data. Read more.

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