An Alternative Classification Scheme for Accessory Mental Foramen

CURRENT MEDICAL IMAGING, vol.17, no.3, pp.410-416, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.2174/1573405616666200928143014
  • Title of Journal : CURRENT MEDICAL IMAGING
  • Page Numbers: pp.410-416
  • Keywords: Accessory mental foramen, cone beam computed tomography, dental imaging, oral surgical procedures, mental foramen, mandible, POSITION, NERVES


Background: The mental foramen (MF) is an important anatomical landmark on the mandible. MFs may occur singly or with extra foramina (accessory mental foramen (AMF)).