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groove between the condyle and the coronoid process. It allows the passage of the masseteric nerve (a branch of the mandibular nerve
The portion of jaw that the roots of the teeth are embedded. Bone that holds tooth in socket.
two small openings near the front of the mandible for the passage of the mental nerve/ blood vessels. (shot will numb lip)
An opening on the internal surface of the ramus where the inferior alveolar nerve and inferior alveolar artery enter.
Inferior alveolar nerve
enters mandibular canal; is the 3rd branch (V3) of the trigeminal nerve; exits mental foramen. (shot will numb lip)
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