Medical Definition of Inferior dental nerve

1. One of the terminal branches of the mandibular, it enters the mandibular canal to be distributed to the lower teeth, periosteum, and gingiva of the mandible; a branch, the mental nerve, passes through the mental foramen to supply the skin and mucosa of the lower lip and chin. Synonym: nervus alveolaris inferior, inferior dental nerve. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Inferior Dental Nerve

inferior cervical ganglion
inferior choroid vein
inferior cluneal nerves
inferior colliculi
inferior colliculus
inferior conjunction
inferior constrictor muscle of pharynx
inferior costal facet
inferior costal pit
inferior court
inferior dental arch
inferior dental artery
inferior dental branches of inferior dental plexus
inferior dental canal
inferior dental foramen
inferior dental nerve (current term)
inferior dental plexus
inferior dental rami
inferior duodenal fold
inferior duodenal fossa
inferior duodenal recess
inferior epigastric lymph nodes
inferior epigastric vein
inferior extensor retinaculum
inferior extremity
inferior fascia of pelvic diaphragm
inferior flexure of duodenum
inferior fovea

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