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Cieszynski rule

(chĕ-shin′skē )

[Antoni Cieszynski, Polish physician, dentist, and surgeon, 1882-1941]
In dental radiography, an application of the geometric theorem stating that two triangles are equal if they share one complete side and have two equal angles. The theorem is applied in the bisecting angle technique to guide film placement and angulation of the central beam of the x-ray. The resulting image on the radiograph is the same length as the projected object.
SEE: bisecting angle technique

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Cieszynski Rule." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/734704/all/Cieszynski_rule.
Cieszynski rule. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/734704/all/Cieszynski_rule. Accessed April 19, 2019.
Cieszynski rule. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/734704/all/Cieszynski_rule
Cieszynski Rule [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 19]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/734704/all/Cieszynski_rule.
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