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March 20, 2020

Case of the Month – Implant Planning; Accessory Neurovascular Canal


CBCT Scanner: Instrumentarium OP300

Scanning Protocol: 8cm x 6cm FOV; 0.2 voxels

Effective Dose: 0.08 mSv

Clinical Information: Assessment of the position of anatomical structures and pathology prior to implant placement in the lower left molar region. Patient wearing radiographic template.

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Radiographic Impression: A small accessory vascular canal is seen branching from the left mandibular canal. Bone volume measurements have been provided for the marked sites of the radiographic template.

The following are selected images from the volume illustrating major findings

Clinical Information: Assessment of the position of anatomical structures and pathology prior to implant placement in the lower left molar region. Patient wearing radiographic template.