Patterns of innervation of the maxillary first molar: a dissection study.

@article{Loetscher1988PatternsOI,
  title={Patterns of innervation of the maxillary first molar: a dissection study.},
  author={C A Loetscher and Richard E. Walton},
  journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, and oral pathology},
  year={1988},
  volume={65 1},
  pages={86-90}
}
Human maxillae were dissected with the aim of tracing nerves from maxillary first molar root apices to their parent superior alveolar nerve branches. The contribution of the posterior, middle, and anterior superior alveolar nerves to the innervation of the first molar was assessed. The posterior superior alveolar nerve was found to contribute innervation… CONTINUE READING