Static bone cyst

static bone cyst --> lingual salivary gland depression

An indentation on the lingual surface of the mandible within which a portion of the submandibular gland lies; it appears radiographically as a sharply circumscribed ovoid radiolucency between the mandibular canal and the inferior border of the posterior mandible.

Synonym: stafne bone cyst, static bone cyst.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Static_bone_cyst&oldid=52905"
First | Previous (Stathmokinesis) | Next (Static scoliosis) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.