Sihler-stain study of buccal nerve distribution and its clinical implications.

OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to elucidate the precise distribution of the buccal nerve (BN) and its anatomic relationship with the infraorbital nerve (ION) and mental nerve (MN). STUDY DESIGN Eight human specimens were subjected to Sihler staining, which is a highly accurate method for visualizing the distribution of nerve fibers without alteration… CONTINUE READING