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Research Article

Gaining Surgical Access for Repositioning the Inferior Alveolar Neurovascular Bundle

Table 1

Mean measurement with standard deviation and the corresponding 95% confidence interval for the distances of the mandibular canal to the inferior border and buccal cortex of the mandible.

Position Mean ± SD; 95% confidence interval of distance from the mandibular canal to two cortical borders of mandible, namely,
InferiorBuccal

D1 (9.07–9.68) mm (3.71–4.08) mm
D2 (7.93–8.55) mm (5.38–5.81) mm
D3 (7.61–8.31) mm (6.47–6.95) mm
D4 (9.20–10.12) mm (5.39–5.98) mm
D5 (14.46–15.97) mm (3.96–4.54) mm
Overall (9.79–10.39) mm (5.09–5.36) mm