DSpace

King Saud University Repository >
King Saud University >
COLLEGES >
Health Colleges >
College of Dentistry >
College of Dentistry >

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/15814

Title: Radiographic study of the mental foramen in a selected Saudi population.
Authors: Al-Jasser, N.
Nwoku, A.
Keywords: Radiographic study; mental foramen; Saudi population
تاريخ النشر: 1998
Publisher: British Institute of Radiology
Citation: Dentomaxillofacial Radiology; 27(6): 341-343
Abstract: OBJECTIVES: To determine the most common position of the mental foramen in a selected Saudi population and to compare the results with those reported for other populations. METHODS: Four hundred and fourteen panoramic radiographs of a Saudi population from four different dental centres were studied. RESULTS: The commonest position of the mental foramen was in line with the longitudinal axis of the second premolar (45.3%) followed closely by location between the first and second premolars (42.7%). The mental foramen was symmetrical in 80% of patients. CONCLUSION: Clinicians should expect to find the position of the mental foramen to be symmetrical and in line with the second premolar teeth.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/15814
ISSN: 0007-1285
يظهر في المجموعات:College of Dentistry

:الملفات في هذا العنصر

ملف وصف حجمالنوع
research 6.docx16.65 kBMicrosoft Word XMLعرض\u0641تح

جميع جميع الابحاث محمية بموجب حقوق الطباعة، جميع الحقوق محفوظة.

 

البرمجيات DSpace حقوق المؤلف © 2002-2009 معهد ماساتشوستس للتكنولوجيا و Hewlet Packard - التغذية الراجعة