FOLIA MORPHOLOGICA, vol.77, no.2, pp.335-339, 2018 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University Affiliated:
Background: The foramen tympanicum (FT) is an osseous dehiscence of the temporal bone and usually closes by the age of 5 years. The foramen is located posteromedial to the temporomandibular joint and anteroinferior of the external auditory canal. The aim of this study is to define the prevalence, location and size of the foramen.