Acta Scientific Dental Sciences (ASDS)(ISSN: 2581-4893)

Short Communication Volume 6 Issue 6

RVG - First Digital Step in Dentistry

Sophiya Rajendra Porwal*

D. Y. Patil University School of Dentistry, India

*Corresponding Author: Sophiya Rajendra Porwal, D. Y. Patil University School of Dentistry, India.

Received: April 19, 2022; Published:


Dental imaging was introduced in dentistry in 1987 by Dr. Francois Mugnon with his RVG system(Radiovisiography) in Europe by the French company Trophy Radiologie. In the last few years it seems to be one of the newest tools in technology which aims to make the process of dental imaging a lot easier and efficient. Instead of the traditional film or film-screen based combination, this new technique uses electronic sensors to capture the penetration that will digitize the impulses which are generated electronically. This is followed by a diagnostic image which is almost instantaneously produced on the monitor. The basic armamentarium necessary to acquire a digital image are [1-3].


  1. Frommer Stabulas. “Radiology for the Dental Proffesionals, eighth edition (2102): 318-320.
  2. White SC and Pharoah MJ. “Oral radiology: principles and interpretation”. sixth edition 78-80.
  3. Mouyen F. “Presentation and physical evaluation of radiovisiography”. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, and Oral Radiology2 (1989): 238-242.


Citation: Sophiya Rajendra Porwal. “RVG - First Digital Step in Dentistry". Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 6.6 (2022): 46-48.


Copyright: © 2022 Sophiya Rajendra Porwal. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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