Nasopalatine duct cyst: A case report

  title={Nasopalatine duct cyst: A case report},
  author={T. L. Yogesh and Akshay Shetty and Tejavathi Nagaraj and Pooja Sinha},
  journal={IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences},
Incisive canal cyst or nasopalatine duct cysts (NPDCs) are the most common nonodontogenic and developmental cysts of the maxilla. These developmental NPDC are usually asymptomatic and are discovered during routine radiological examination done for some other diagnosis. A cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) is a valuable tool to localize a cyst within the nasopalatine canal. CBCT enables analysis of the dimension of the NPDC, analysis of the involvement of neighboring anatomical structures and… 

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