SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.33 issue3Phyllanthus emblica L. Branch Extract Ameliorates Testicular Damage in Valproic Acid-Induced RatsAnatomy of Prehiliar Segment of the Renal Artery in Dogs author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand

Journal

Article

Indicators

Related links

  • On index processCited by Google
  • Have no similar articlesSimilars in SciELO
  • On index processSimilars in Google

Share


International Journal of Morphology

On-line version ISSN 0717-9502

Abstract

BALCIOGLU, Huseyin Avni; KOSE, Taha Emre  and  UYANIKGIL, Yigit. Multiple Morphological Variations in a Human Mandible. Int. J. Morphol. [online]. 2015, vol.33, n.3, pp.1023-1026. ISSN 0717-9502.  http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0717-95022015000300034.

Bilateral mylohyoid bridging, hyperplasia of the coronoid process and bifid condylar process were detected in a human mandible. It is of great interest that such rare morphological anomalies can occur in the same mandible. Since sound understanding of the anatomical variations of the mandible, in conjunction with a careful pre-operative review of radiographs, are essential in the safe and complete performance of surgical and prosthetic rehabilitation, the authors of the present report believe that this case may add to the existing literature.

Keywords : Mandible; Mylohyoid bridge; Coronoid hyperplasia; Bifid mandibular condyle.

        · abstract in Spanish     · text in English     · English ( pdf )

 

Creative Commons License All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License