Three-dimensional structure of the modiolus - A computerized reconstruction study

Demiryurek D., Bayramoglu A. , Erbil K., Onderoglu S., Sargon M., Aldur M., ...More

SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.24, no.8, pp.846-849, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Title of Journal : SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.846-849


Objective: Modiolus is a dense, compact, mobile fibromuscular structure, reachable by the dissection of buccolabial musculature. We undertook this study to provide detailed information about the macroscopic and microscopic anatomy of modiolus and its 3-dimensional (3-D) shape.