Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Assessment of Nasopalatine Canal Anatomic Variations Using Cone Beam Computed Tomography in a Group of Iranian Population

Yaser Safi 1 , Mahkameh Moshfeghi 1 , Sepideh Rahimian 1 , Mahtab Kheirkhahi 2 and Maryam Eslami Manouchehri 3 , *
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1 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, School of Dentistry, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, School of Dentistry, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, Iran
3 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, School of Dentistry, Golestan University of Medical Sciences, Gorgan, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: January 2017, 14 (1); e13480
  • Published Online: June 6, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 14, 2016
  • Revised: March 4, 2016
  • Accepted: March 26, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.37028

To Cite: Safi Y, Moshfeghi M, Rahimian S, Kheirkhahi M, Eslami Manouchehri M. Assessment of Nasopalatine Canal Anatomic Variations Using Cone Beam Computed Tomography in a Group of Iranian Population, Iran J Radiol. 2017 ; 14(1):e13480. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.37028.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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