Journal of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2010  |  Volume : 22  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 99--101

An Incidental Finding of Enlarged Genial Tubercles in a Case of Oral Carcinoma


SC Selvamuthukumar, Nalini Aswath, B Karthika 
 Department of Oral Medicine Diagnosis and Radiology, Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital Narayanapuram, Velachery Main Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Correspondence Address:
S C Selvamuthukumar
Department of Oral Medicine Diagnosis and Radiology Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital, Narayanapuram, Velachery Main Road, Chennai - 601302, Tamil Nadu
India

The genial tubercles are a group of bony extensions that surround the lingual foramen bilaterally in the midway between the superior and inferior borders of the lingual surface of the mandible. Enlargement of genial tubercle occurs very rarely due to hypertrophy. This article focuses on a rare case showing hypertrophy of the genial tubercles.


How to cite this article:
Selvamuthukumar S C, Aswath N, Karthika B. An Incidental Finding of Enlarged Genial Tubercles in a Case of Oral Carcinoma.J Indian Acad Oral Med Radiol 2010;22:99-101


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Selvamuthukumar S C, Aswath N, Karthika B. An Incidental Finding of Enlarged Genial Tubercles in a Case of Oral Carcinoma. J Indian Acad Oral Med Radiol [serial online] 2010 [cited 2022 Aug 14 ];22:99-101
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