Lead acetate uptake in the nasal septum during midfacial growth in Macaca fascicularis.

@article{Moin1982LeadAU,
  title={Lead acetate uptake in the nasal septum during midfacial growth in Macaca fascicularis.},
  author={Kamiar Moin and Peggy K Yen},
  journal={American journal of orthodontics},
  year={1982},
  volume={82 3},
  pages={236-43}
}
Growth of the bone structures of the nasal septum was studied in two young Macaca fascicularis (human age, 8 to 9 years) that received serial injections of lead acetate as a maker. The nasal septum in these monkeys is a thin, fragile, but morphologically complex, structure. A number of adjustment sites to the lengthening of the midface were observed, namely… CONTINUE READING