Radiographic Study of Mental Foramen in a Selected Indian Population in Kheda District , Gujarat

@inproceedings{Shah2013RadiographicSO,
  title={Radiographic Study of Mental Foramen in a Selected Indian Population in Kheda District , Gujarat},
  author={Priti Pragnesh Shah and Kevin Kaushik Parikh and Mona Janak Shah and Faiyaz Khan},
  year={2013}
}
Information on the knowledge of the mental foramen is important in clinical dentistry. The present study was undertaken to determine the most common position of mental foramen in randomly selected Indian population. Total 204 panoramic radiographs were evaluated, among them 184 were studied in terms of site, gender differences, symmetry of location, shape, distance from midline and continuity of the foramen with the canal and remaining 20 were considered as unidentified type. Total 368 mental… CONTINUE READING