Innervation of different parts of the predentin and dentin in young human premolars.

@article{Lilja1979InnervationOD,
  title={Innervation of different parts of the predentin and dentin in young human premolars.},
  author={J. F. Lilja},
  journal={Acta odontologica Scandinavica},
  year={1979},
  volume={37 6},
  pages={339-46}
}
  • J. F. Lilja
  • Published 1979 in Acta odontologica Scandinavica
The innervation of the predentin and inner part of the mineralized dentin was studied at the ultrastructural level in ten premolars. Each tooth was divided into fifteen different parts, each containing odontoblasts, predentin and dentin. It was found that the innervation in the coronal dentin was more compact than in the root dentin. Within the coronal dentin itself, the most densely innervated area was the dentin covering the pulp horns. No nerves were identified more than 100 microns from the… CONTINUE READING