chapter  12
Tumors of the Nervous System
ByBeverly Y. Wang, David Zagzag, Daisuke Nonaka
Pages 104

The juxtaoral organ of Chievitz (JOC) is a normal microscopic anatomical structure that was first described in 1885 by the Danish histologist J.H. Chievitz (1). This nonneoplastic epithelial structure has been the subject of detailed monographs (2,3).