Alveolar part of mandible

The alveolar part of mandible is the part of the mandible, adjacent to the teeth, containing the dental alveolus.[1][2]

Alveolar part of mandible
Mandible. (Alveolar part not labeled, but is visible below teeth.)
Latinpars alveolaris mandibulae
Anatomical terminology

See also


  1. Juodzbalys, Gintaras; Wang, Hom-Lay; Sabalys, Gintautas (Jan–Mar 2010). "Anatomy of Mandibular Vital Structures. Part I: Mandibular Canal and Inferior Alveolar Neurovascular Bundle in Relation with Dental Implantology" (PDF). Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Research. 2. 1 (1): 1. doi:10.5037/jomr.2010.1102. Retrieved 9 July 2012.
  2. Przystańska, A; Bruska M. (May 2005). "Foramina on the internal aspect of the alveolar part of the mandible". Folia Morphol (Warsz). 64 (2): 89–91. PMID 16121325.

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