Accessory mental foramina: prevalence, position and diameter assessed by cone-beam computed tomography and digital panoramic radiographs.

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OBJECTIVE To investigate the presentation of accessory mental foramina (AMF) on cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) and digital panoramic examinations (PAN). STUDY DESIGN Imaging examinations (i.e., CBCT and PAN) of 100 patients (200 hemi-mandibles) were assessed. AMF prevalence, diameter, and location related to adjacent teeth and to the mental foramen… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/clr.12066

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@article{Imada2014AccessoryMF, title={Accessory mental foramina: prevalence, position and diameter assessed by cone-beam computed tomography and digital panoramic radiographs.}, author={Tha{\'i}s Sumie Nozu Imada and Luciana Maria Paes da Silva Ramos Fernandes and Bruna Stuchi Centurion and Christiano de Oliveira-Santos and Heitor Marques Hon{\^o}rio and I. R. F. Rubira-Bullen}, journal={Clinical oral implants research}, year={2014}, volume={25 2}, pages={e94-9} }