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On the contrary, one would expect that, in presence of extreme compressive forces, some loss of maxillary basal bone would occur.
The patients selected were clin- ical and radiographical free of basal bone perforation.
The findings are probably because of the generally altered mandibular basal bone morphology associated with decreased masticatory muscle functioning as a result of aging.