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Gaining Surgical Access for Repositioning the Inferior Alveolar Neurovascular Bundle

Table 2

Mean measurement with standard deviation and corresponding 95% confidence interval for the distances of the mandibular canal to the inferior border (IBM) and buccal cortex in Malay subjects.

SiteGender Overall
MaleFemale

D1
 IBMα  mm
(9.67–10.94 mm)
 mm
(7.26–8.66 mm)
mm
(8.54–9.72 mm)
 Buccal  mm
(3.70–4.63 mm)
 mm
(3.65–4.65 mm)
 mm
(3.83–4.48 mm)
D2
 IBM  mm
(8.68–9.95 mm)
 mm
(6.38–7.45 mm)
mm
(7.56–8.67 mm)
 Buccal  mm
(5.14–6.14 mm)
 mm
(5.07–6.14 mm)
 mm
(5.28–5.97 mm)
D3
 IBM  mm
(8.40–9.57 mm)
 mm
(5.79–7.07 mm)
 mm
(7.12–8.29 mm)
 Buccal*  mm
(6.81–7.67 mm)
 mm
(5.79–7.09 mm)
 mm
(6.45–7.24 mm)
D4
 IBM  mm
(9.52–11.40 mm)
 mm
(6.66–9.41 mm)
 mm
(8.36–10.13 mm)
 Buccal**  mm
(6.08–7.21 mm)
mm
(4.43–5.98 mm)
 mm
(5.41–6.44 mm)
D5
 IBM  mm
(13.09–16.97 mm)
mm
(12.03–15.89 mm)
 mm
(13.18–15.81 mm)
 Buccal  mm
(4.01–4.88 mm)
 mm
(3.40–4.21 mm)
 mm
(3.82–4.43 mm)

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