Radiographic evaluation of the relationship between the projection of genial tubercles and the lingual foramen.

@article{Baldissera2002RadiographicEO,
  title={Radiographic evaluation of the relationship between the projection of genial tubercles and the lingual foramen.},
  author={Elaine de F{\'a}tima Zanchin Baldissera and Helo{\'i}sa Em{\'i}lia Dias da Silveira},
  journal={Dento maxillo facial radiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={31 6},
  pages={368-72}
}
OBJECTIVE Reports in specialized literature present divergent opinions about what corresponds to the radiopaque areas surrounding the lingual foramen. The purpose of this study is to radiographically evaluate whether these areas correspond to the genial tubercles. METHODS We selected 15 dry mandibles and obtained images of the lower incisors region by… CONTINUE READING