Imaging the oral cavity: key concepts for the radiologist.


Journal Article (Review)

The oral cavity is a challenging area for radiological diagnosis. Soft-tissue, glandular structures and osseous relations are in close proximity and a sound understanding of radiological anatomy and common pathways of disease spread is required. In this pictorial review we present the anatomical and pathological concepts of the oral cavity with emphasis on the complementary nature of diagnostic imaging modalities.

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Cited Authors

  • Law, CP; Chandra, RV; Hoang, JK; Phal, PM

Published Date

  • October 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 84 / 1006

Start / End Page

  • 944 - 957

PubMed ID

  • 21933981

Pubmed Central ID

  • 21933981

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1748-880X

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0007-1285

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1259/bjr/70520972


  • eng