Tooth: One of a set of bone-like structures in the mouth used for biting and chewing.Tooth Loss: The failure to retain teeth as a result of disease or injury.Tooth Germ: The collective tissues from which an entire tooth is formed, including the DENTAL SAC; ENAMEL ORGAN; and DENTAL PAPILLA. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)Tooth, Deciduous: The teeth of the first dentition, which are shed and replaced by the permanent teeth.Tooth Crown: The upper part of the tooth, which joins the lower part of the tooth (TOOTH ROOT) at the cervix (TOOTH CERVIX) at a line called the cementoenamel junction. The entire surface of the crown is covered with enamel which is thicker at the extremity and becomes progressively thinner toward the cervix. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p216)Tooth Root: The part of a tooth from the neck to the apex, embedded in the alveolar process and covered with cementum. A root may be single or divided into several branches, usually identified by their relative position, e.g., lingual root or buccal root. Single-rooted teeth include mandibular first and second premolars and the maxillary second premolar teeth. The maxillary first premolar has two roots in most cases. Maxillary molars have three roots. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p690)Tooth Eruption: The emergence of a tooth from within its follicle in the ALVEOLAR PROCESS of the MAXILLA or MANDIBLE into the ORAL CAVITY. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)Tooth, Supernumerary: An extra tooth, erupted or unerupted, resembling or unlike the other teeth in the group to which it belongs. Its presence may cause malposition of adjacent teeth or prevent their eruption.Tooth Abnormalities: Congenital absence of or defects in structures of the teeth.Tooth Wear: Loss of the tooth substance by chemical or mechanical processesTooth Extraction: The surgical removal of a tooth. (Dorland, 28th ed)Tooth, Nonvital: A tooth from which the dental pulp has been removed or is necrotic. (Boucher, Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)Molar: The most posterior teeth on either side of the jaw, totaling eight in the deciduous dentition (2 on each side, upper and lower), and usually 12 in the permanent dentition (three on each side, upper and lower). They are grinding teeth, having large crowns and broad chewing surfaces. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p821)Tooth, Impacted: A tooth that is prevented from erupting by a physical barrier, usually other teeth. Impaction may also result from orientation of the tooth in an other than vertical position in the periodontal structures.Tooth Discoloration: Any change in the hue, color, or translucency of a tooth due to any cause. Restorative filling materials, drugs (both topical and systemic), pulpal necrosis, or hemorrhage may be responsible. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p253)Tooth, Unerupted: A normal developing tooth which has not yet perforated the oral mucosa or one that fails to erupt in the normal sequence or time interval expected for the type of tooth in a given gender, age, or population group.Incisor: Any of the eight frontal teeth (four maxillary and four mandibular) having a sharp incisal edge for cutting food and a single root, which occurs in man both as a deciduous and a permanent tooth. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p820)Odontogenesis: The process of TOOTH formation. It is divided into several stages including: the dental lamina stage, the bud stage, the cap stage, and the bell stage. Odontogenesis includes the production of tooth enamel (AMELOGENESIS), dentin (DENTINOGENESIS), and dental cementum (CEMENTOGENESIS).Tooth Cervix: The constricted part of the tooth at the junction of the crown and root or roots. It is often referred to as the cementoenamel junction (CEJ), the line at which the cementum covering the root of a tooth and the enamel of the tooth meet. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p530, p433)Dental Enamel: A hard thin translucent layer of calcified substance which envelops and protects the dentin of the crown of the tooth. It is the hardest substance in the body and is almost entirely composed of calcium salts. Under the microscope, it is composed of thin rods (enamel prisms) held together by cementing substance, and surrounded by an enamel sheath. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p286)Tooth Exfoliation: Physiologic loss of the primary dentition. (Zwemer, Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)Tooth Avulsion: Partial or complete displacement of a tooth from its alveolar support. It is commonly the result of trauma. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p312)Fused Teeth: Two teeth united during development by the union of their tooth germs; the teeth may be joined by the enamel of their crowns, by their root dentin, or by both.Cuspid: The third tooth to the left and to the right of the midline of either jaw, situated between the second INCISOR and the premolar teeth (BICUSPID). (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p817)Tooth DiseasesTooth Calcification: The process whereby calcium salts are deposited in the dental enamel. The process is normal in the development of bones and teeth. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p43)Bicuspid: One of the eight permanent teeth, two on either side in each jaw, between the canines (CUSPID) and the molars (MOLAR), serving for grinding and crushing food. The upper have two cusps (bicuspid) but the lower have one to three. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p822)Tooth Ankylosis: Solid fixation of a tooth resulting from fusion of the cementum and alveolar bone, with obliteration of the periodontal ligament. It is uncommon in the deciduous dentition and very rare in permanent teeth. (Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)Dental Pulp: A richly vascularized and innervated connective tissue of mesodermal origin, contained in the central cavity of a tooth and delimited by the dentin, and having formative, nutritive, sensory, and protective functions. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)Tooth Erosion: Progressive loss of the hard substance of a tooth by chemical processes that do not involve bacterial action. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p296)Tooth Socket: A hollow part of the alveolar process of the MAXILLA or MANDIBLE where each tooth fits and is attached via the periodontal ligament.Tooth Replantation: Reinsertion of a tooth into the alveolus from which it was removed or otherwise lost.Maxilla: One of a pair of irregularly shaped bones that form the upper jaw. A maxillary bone provides tooth sockets for the superior teeth, forms part of the ORBIT, and contains the MAXILLARY SINUS.Dentin: The hard portion of the tooth surrounding the pulp, covered by enamel on the crown and cementum on the root, which is harder and denser than bone but softer than enamel, and is thus readily abraded when left unprotected. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)Tooth Resorption: Resorption of calcified dental tissue, involving demineralization due to reversal of the cation exchange and lacunar resorption by osteoclasts. There are two types: external (as a result of tooth pathology) and internal (apparently initiated by a peculiar inflammatory hyperplasia of the pulp). (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p676)Dental Caries: Localized destruction of the tooth surface initiated by decalcification of the enamel followed by enzymatic lysis of organic structures and leading to cavity formation. If left unchecked, the cavity may penetrate the enamel and dentin and reach the pulp.Dentition: The teeth collectively in the dental arch. Dentition ordinarily refers to the natural teeth in position in their alveoli. Dentition referring to the deciduous teeth is DENTITION, PRIMARY; to the permanent teeth, DENTITION, PERMANENT. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)Root Canal Therapy: A treatment modality in endodontics concerned with the therapy of diseases of the dental pulp. For preparatory procedures, ROOT CANAL PREPARATION is available.Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Odontometry: Measurement of tooth characteristics.Mandible: The largest and strongest bone of the FACE constituting the lower jaw. It supports the lower teeth.Tooth Demineralization: A tooth's loss of minerals, such as calcium in hydroxyapatite from the tooth matrix, caused by acidic exposure. An example of the occurrence of demineralization is in the formation of dental caries.Dentition, Permanent: The 32 teeth of adulthood that either replace or are added to the complement of deciduous teeth. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)Dental Restoration, Permanent: A restoration designed to remain in service for not less than 20 to 30 years, usually made of gold casting, cohesive gold, or amalgam. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)Anodontia: Congenital absence of the teeth; it may involve all (total anodontia) or only some of the teeth (partial anodontia, hypodontia), and both the deciduous and the permanent dentition, or only teeth of the permanent dentition. (Dorland, 27th ed)Tooth Preparation, Prosthodontic: The selected form given to a natural tooth when it is reduced by instrumentation to receive a prosthesis (e.g., artificial crown or a retainer for a fixed or removable prosthesis). The selection of the form is guided by clinical circumstances and physical properties of the materials that make up the prosthesis. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p239)Periodontal Ligament: The fibrous CONNECTIVE TISSUE surrounding the TOOTH ROOT, separating it from and attaching it to the alveolar bone (ALVEOLAR PROCESS).Alveolar Process: The thickest and spongiest part of the maxilla and mandible hollowed out into deep cavities for the teeth.Age Determination by Teeth: A means of identifying the age of an animal or human through tooth examination.Dental Cementum: The bonelike rigid connective tissue covering the root of a tooth from the cementoenamel junction to the apex and lining the apex of the root canal, also assisting in tooth support by serving as attachment structures for the periodontal ligament. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)Shaken Baby Syndrome: Brain injuries resulted from vigorous shaking of an infant or young child held by the chest, shoulders, or extremities causing extreme cranial acceleration. It is characterized by the intracranial and intraocular hemorrhages with no evident external trauma. Serious cases may result in death.OdontoblastsAmeloblasts: Cylindrical epithelial cells in the innermost layer of the ENAMEL ORGAN. Their functions include contribution to the development of the dentinoenamel junction by the deposition of a layer of the matrix, thus producing the foundation for the prisms (the structural units of the DENTAL ENAMEL), and production of the matrix for the enamel prisms and interprismatic substance. (From Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)Dental Pulp Cavity: The space in a tooth bounded by the dentin and containing the dental pulp. The portion of the cavity within the crown of the tooth is the pulp chamber; the portion within the root is the pulp canal or root canal.Dental Pulp Necrosis: Death of pulp tissue with or without bacterial invasion. When the necrosis is due to ischemia with superimposed bacterial infection, it is referred to as pulp gangrene. When the necrosis is non-bacterial in origin, it is called pulp mummification.Tooth Remineralization: Therapeutic technique for replacement of minerals in partially decalcified teeth.Dental Models: Presentation devices used for patient education and technique training in dentistry.Pregnancy: The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.Radiography, Panoramic: Extraoral body-section radiography depicting an entire maxilla, or both maxilla and mandible, on a single film.Periapical Periodontitis: Inflammation of the PERIAPICAL TISSUE. It includes general, unspecified, or acute nonsuppurative inflammation. Chronic nonsuppurative inflammation is PERIAPICAL GRANULOMA. Suppurative inflammation is PERIAPICAL ABSCESS.Dental Stress Analysis: The description and measurement of the various factors that produce physical stress upon dental restorations, prostheses, or appliances, materials associated with them, or the natural oral structures.Paleodontology: The study of the teeth of early forms of life through fossil remains.Dental Cavity Preparation: An operation in which carious material is removed from teeth and biomechanically correct forms are established in the teeth to receive and retain restorations. A constant requirement is provision for prevention of failure of the restoration through recurrence of decay or inadequate resistance to applied stresses. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p239-40)Jaw, Edentulous, Partially: Absence of teeth from a portion of the mandible and/or maxilla.Composite Resins: Synthetic resins, containing an inert filler, that are widely used in dentistry.Dental Enamel Proteins: The proteins that are part of the dental enamel matrix.Dental Enamel Hypoplasia: An acquired or hereditary condition due to deficiency in the formation of tooth enamel (AMELOGENESIS). It is usually characterized by defective, thin, or malformed DENTAL ENAMEL. Risk factors for enamel hypoplasia include gene mutations, nutritional deficiencies, diseases, and environmental factors.Diastema: An abnormal opening or fissure between two adjacent teeth.Infant Care: Care of infants in the home or institution.Dental Occlusion: The relationship of all the components of the masticatory system in normal function. It has special reference to the position and contact of the maxillary and mandibular teeth for the highest efficiency during the excursive movements of the jaw that are essential for mastication. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p556, p472)Enamel Organ: Epithelial cells surrounding the dental papilla and differentiated into three layers: the inner enamel epithelium, consisting of ameloblasts which eventually form the enamel, and the enamel pulp and external enamel epithelium, both of which atrophy and disappear before and upon eruption of the tooth, respectively.Oral Hygiene: The practice of personal hygiene of the mouth. It includes the maintenance of oral cleanliness, tissue tone, and general preservation of oral health.Dental Bonding: An adhesion procedure for orthodontic attachments, such as plastic DENTAL CROWNS. This process usually includes the application of an adhesive material (DENTAL CEMENTS) and letting it harden in-place by light or chemical curing.Molar, Third: The aftermost permanent tooth on each side in the maxilla and mandible.Post and Core Technique: Use of a metal casting, usually with a post in the pulp or root canal, designed to support and retain an artificial crown.Pulpectomy: Dental procedure in which the entire pulp chamber is removed from the crown and roots of a tooth.Infant, Premature: A human infant born before 37 weeks of GESTATION.Mouth, Edentulous: Total lack of teeth through disease or extraction.Dental Materials: Materials used in the production of dental bases, restorations, impressions, prostheses, etc.Periodontium: The structures surrounding and supporting the tooth. Periodontium includes the gum (GINGIVA), the alveolar bone (ALVEOLAR PROCESS), the DENTAL CEMENTUM, and the PERIODONTAL LIGAMENT.Dental Papilla: Mesodermal tissue enclosed in the invaginated portion of the epithelial enamel organ and giving rise to the dentin and pulp.Periodontal Diseases: Pathological processes involving the PERIODONTIUM including the gum (GINGIVA), the alveolar bone (ALVEOLAR PROCESS), the DENTAL CEMENTUM, and the PERIODONTAL LIGAMENT.DMF Index: "Decayed, missing and filled teeth," a routinely used statistical concept in dentistry.Dental Restoration Failure: Inability or inadequacy of a dental restoration or prosthesis to perform as expected.Root Canal Filling Materials: Materials placed inside a root canal for the purpose of obturating or sealing it. The materials may be gutta-percha, silver cones, paste mixtures, or other substances. (Dorland, 28th ed, p631 & Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p187)Resin Cements: Dental cements composed either of polymethyl methacrylate or dimethacrylate, produced by mixing an acrylic monomer liquid with acrylic polymers and mineral fillers. The cement is insoluble in water and is thus resistant to fluids in the mouth, but is also irritating to the dental pulp. It is used chiefly as a luting agent for fabricated and temporary restorations. (Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p159)Mesial Movement of Teeth: Migration of the teeth toward the midline or forward in the DENTAL ARCH. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)Materials Testing: The testing of materials and devices, especially those used for PROSTHESES AND IMPLANTS; SUTURES; TISSUE ADHESIVES; etc., for hardness, strength, durability, safety, efficacy, and biocompatibility.Denture Design: The plan, delineation, and location of actual structural elements of dentures. The design can relate to retainers, stress-breakers, occlusal rests, flanges, framework, lingual or palatal bars, reciprocal arms, etc.Root Canal Preparation: Preparatory activities in ROOT CANAL THERAPY by partial or complete extirpation of diseased pulp, cleaning and sterilization of the empty canal, enlarging and shaping the canal to receive the sealing material. The cavity may be prepared by mechanical, sonic, chemical, or other means. (From Dorland, 28th ed, p1700)Denture, Partial, Removable: A partial denture designed and constructed to be removed readily from the mouth.Infant, Newborn, Diseases: Diseases of newborn infants present at birth (congenital) or developing within the first month of birth. It does not include hereditary diseases not manifesting at birth or within the first 30 days of life nor does it include inborn errors of metabolism. Both HEREDITARY DISEASES and METABOLISM, INBORN ERRORS are available as general concepts.Dental Prosthesis: An artificial replacement for one or more natural teeth or part of a tooth, or associated structures, ranging from a portion of a tooth to a complete denture. The dental prosthesis is used for cosmetic or functional reasons, or both. DENTURES and specific types of dentures are also available. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p244 & Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p643)Dental Leakage: The seepage of fluids, debris, and micro-organisms between the walls of a prepared dental cavity and the restoration.Root Canal Obturation: Phase of endodontic treatment in which a root canal system that has been cleaned is filled through use of special materials and techniques in order to prevent reinfection.Pulpitis: Inflammation of the DENTAL PULP, usually due to bacterial infection in dental caries, tooth fracture, or other conditions causing exposure of the pulp to bacterial invasion. Chemical irritants, thermal factors, hyperemic changes, and other factors may also cause pulpitis.Mastication: The act and process of chewing and grinding food in the mouth.Dental Cements: Substances used to bond COMPOSITE RESINS to DENTAL ENAMEL and DENTIN. These bonding or luting agents are used in restorative dentistry, ROOT CANAL THERAPY; PROSTHODONTICS; and ORTHODONTICS.Orthodontic Appliances: Devices used for influencing tooth position. Orthodontic appliances may be classified as fixed or removable, active or retaining, and intraoral or extraoral. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p19)MSX1 Transcription Factor: A homeodomain protein that interacts with TATA-BOX BINDING PROTEIN. It represses GENETIC TRANSCRIPTION of target GENES and plays a critical role in ODONTOGENESIS.Dental Plaque: A film that attaches to teeth, often causing DENTAL CARIES and GINGIVITIS. It is composed of MUCINS, secreted from salivary glands, and microorganisms.Forensic Dentistry: The application of dental knowledge to questions of law.Dental Sac: Dense fibrous layer formed from mesodermal tissue that surrounds the epithelial enamel organ. The cells eventually migrate to the external surface of the newly formed root dentin and give rise to the cementoblasts that deposit cementum on the developing root, fibroblasts of the developing periodontal ligament, and osteoblasts of the developing alveolar bone.Radiography, Bitewing: Technique involving the passage of X-rays through oral structures to create a film record while a central tab or wing of dental X-ray film is being held between upper and lower teeth.Periapical Diseases: Diseases of the PERIAPICAL TISSUE surrounding the root of the tooth, which is distinguished from DENTAL PULP DISEASES inside the TOOTH ROOT.Malocclusion: Such malposition and contact of the maxillary and mandibular teeth as to interfere with the highest efficiency during the excursive movements of the jaw that are essential for mastication. (Jablonski, Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982)Amelogenin: A major dental enamel-forming protein found in mammals. In humans the protein is encoded by GENES found on both the X CHROMOSOME and the Y CHROMOSOME.PAX9 Transcription Factor: A paired box transcription factor that is involved in ODONTOGENESIS.Dental Arch: The curve formed by the row of TEETH in their normal position in the JAW. The inferior dental arch is formed by the mandibular teeth, and the superior dental arch by the maxillary teeth.Nurseries, Hospital: Hospital facilities which provide care for newborn infants.Denture, Partial, Fixed: A partial denture attached to prepared natural teeth, roots, or implants by cementation.Jaw: Bony structure of the mouth that holds the teeth. It consists of the MANDIBLE and the MAXILLA.Gestational Age: The age of the conceptus, beginning from the time of FERTILIZATION. In clinical obstetrics, the gestational age is often estimated as the time from the last day of the last MENSTRUATION which is about 2 weeks before OVULATION and fertilization.Dental Prosthesis Design: The plan and delineation of dental prostheses in general or a specific dental prosthesis. It does not include DENTURE DESIGN. The framework usually consists of metal.Periodontal Index: A numerical rating scale for classifying the periodontal status of a person or population with a single figure which takes into consideration prevalence as well as severity of the condition. It is based upon probe measurement of periodontal pockets and on gingival tissue status.Photography, Dental: Photographic techniques used in ORTHODONTICS; DENTAL ESTHETICS; and patient education.Dentin SensitivityDental Amalgam: An alloy used in restorative dentistry that contains mercury, silver, tin, copper, and possibly zinc.Orthodontic Brackets: Small metal or ceramic attachments used to fasten an arch wire. These attachments are soldered or welded to an orthodontic band or cemented directly onto the teeth. Bowles brackets, edgewise brackets, multiphase brackets, ribbon arch brackets, twin-wire brackets, and universal brackets are all types of orthodontic brackets.Birth Weight: The mass or quantity of heaviness of an individual at BIRTH. It is expressed by units of pounds or kilograms.Glass Ionomer Cements: A polymer obtained by reacting polyacrylic acid with a special anion-leachable glass (alumino-silicate). The resulting cement is more durable and tougher than others in that the materials comprising the polymer backbone do not leach out.Gingivitis: Inflammation of gum tissue (GINGIVA) without loss of connective tissue.Calcium Hydroxide: A white powder prepared from lime that has many medical and industrial uses. It is in many dental formulations, especially for root canal filling.Esthetics, Dental: Skills, techniques, standards, and principles used to improve the art and symmetry of the teeth and face to improve the appearance as well as the function of the teeth, mouth, and face. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p108)Infant, Low Birth Weight: An infant having a birth weight of 2500 gm. (5.5 lb.) or less but INFANT, VERY LOW BIRTH WEIGHT is available for infants having a birth weight of 1500 grams (3.3 lb.) or less.Inlays: Restorations of metal, porcelain, or plastic made to fit a cavity preparation, then cemented into the tooth. Onlays are restorations which fit into cavity preparations and overlay the occlusal surface of a tooth or teeth. Onlays are retained by frictional or mechanical factors.Acid Etching, Dental: Preparation of TOOTH surfaces and DENTAL MATERIALS with etching agents, usually phosphoric acid, to roughen the surface to increase adhesion or osteointegration.Periodontal Splints: Fixed or removable devices that join teeth together. They are used to repair teeth that are mobile as a result of PERIODONTITIS.Gutta-Percha: Coagulated exudate isolated from several species of the tropical tree Palaquium (Sapotaceae). It is the trans-isomer of natural rubber and is used as a filling and impression material in dentistry and orthopedics and as an insulator in electronics. It has also been used as a rubber substitute.Cariostatic Agents: Substances that inhibit or arrest DENTAL CARIES formation. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)Periapical Tissue: Tissue surrounding the apex of a tooth, including the apical portion of the periodontal membrane and alveolar bone.Pit and Fissure Sealants: Agents used to occlude dental enamel pits and fissures in the prevention of dental caries.Bottle Feeding: Use of nursing bottles for feeding. Applies to humans and animals.Dentin-Bonding Agents: Cements that act through infiltration and polymerization within the dentinal matrix and are used for dental restoration. They can be adhesive resins themselves, adhesion-promoting monomers, or polymerization initiators that act in concert with other agents to form a dentin-bonding system.Dentinogenesis: The formation of dentin. Dentin first appears in the layer between the ameloblasts and odontoblasts and becomes calcified immediately. Formation progresses from the tip of the papilla over its slope to form a calcified cap becoming thicker by the apposition of new layers pulpward. A layer of uncalcified dentin intervenes between the calcified tissue and the odontoblast and its processes. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)Orthodontics, Corrective: The phase of orthodontics concerned with the correction of malocclusion with proper appliances and prevention of its sequelae (Jablonski's Illus. Dictionary of Dentistry).Orthodontic Extrusion: Orthodontic movement in the coronal direction achieved by outward tension on the PERIODONTAL LIGAMENT. It does not include the operative procedure that CROWN LENGTHENING involves.Dental Alloys: A mixture of metallic elements or compounds with other metallic or metalloid elements in varying proportions for use in restorative or prosthetic dentistry.Endodontics: A dental specialty concerned with the maintenance of the dental pulp in a state of health and the treatment of the pulp cavity (pulp chamber and pulp canal).Breast Feeding: The nursing of an infant at the breast.Orthodontic Appliance Design: The planning, calculation, and creation of an apparatus for the purpose of correcting the placement or straightening of teeth.Periodontal Pocket: An abnormal extension of a gingival sulcus accompanied by the apical migration of the epithelial attachment and bone resorption.Pulpotomy: Dental procedure in which part of the pulp chamber is removed from the crown of a tooth.Dental Porcelain: A type of porcelain used in dental restorations, either jacket crowns or inlays, artificial teeth, or metal-ceramic crowns. It is essentially a mixture of particles of feldspar and quartz, the feldspar melting first and providing a glass matrix for the quartz. Dental porcelain is produced by mixing ceramic powder (a mixture of quartz, kaolin, pigments, opacifiers, a suitable flux, and other substances) with distilled water. (From Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)Bruxism: A disorder characterized by grinding and clenching of the teeth.Alveolar Bone Loss: Resorption or wasting of the tooth-supporting bone (ALVEOLAR PROCESS) in the MAXILLA or MANDIBLE.Intensive Care, Neonatal: Continuous care and monitoring of newborn infants with life-threatening conditions, in any setting.Radiography, Dental, Digital: A rapid, low-dose, digital imaging system using a small intraoral sensor instead of radiographic film, an intensifying screen, and a charge-coupled device. It presents the possibility of reduced patient exposure and minimal distortion, although resolution and latitude are inferior to standard dental radiography. A receiver is placed in the mouth, routing signals to a computer which images the signals on a screen or in print. It includes digitizing from x-ray film or any other detector. (From MEDLINE abstracts; personal communication from Dr. Charles Berthold, NIDR)Denture, Partial, Fixed, Resin-Bonded: A commonly used prosthesis that results in a strong, permanent restoration. It consists of an electrolytically etched cast-metal retainer that is cemented (bonded), using resins, to adjacent teeth whose enamel was previously acid-treated (acid-etched). This type of bridgework is sometimes referred to as a Maryland bridge.Silicates: The generic term for salts derived from silica or the silicic acids. They contain silicon, oxygen, and one or more metals, and may contain hydrogen. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th Ed)Radiography, Dental: Radiographic techniques used in dentistry.Acrylic ResinsFossils: Remains, impressions, or traces of animals or plants of past geological times which have been preserved in the earth's crust.Dental Restoration, Temporary: A prosthesis or restoration placed for a limited period, from several days to several months, which is designed to seal the tooth and maintain its position until a permanent restoration (DENTAL RESTORATION, PERMANENT) will replace it. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Surface Properties: Characteristics or attributes of the outer boundaries of objects, including molecules.Dental Abutments: Natural teeth or teeth roots used as anchorage for a fixed or removable denture or other prosthesis (such as an implant) serving the same purpose.Epoxy Resins: Polymeric resins derived from OXIRANES and characterized by strength and thermosetting properties. Epoxy resins are often used as dental materials.Statistics, Nonparametric: A class of statistical methods applicable to a large set of probability distributions used to test for correlation, location, independence, etc. In most nonparametric statistical tests, the original scores or observations are replaced by another variable containing less information. An important class of nonparametric tests employs the ordinal properties of the data. Another class of tests uses information about whether an observation is above or below some fixed value such as the median, and a third class is based on the frequency of the occurrence of runs in the data. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1284; Corsini, Concise Encyclopedia of Psychology, 1987, p764-5)Dental Marginal Adaptation: The degree of approximation or fit of filling material or dental prosthetic to the tooth surface. A close marginal adaptation and seal at the interface is important for successful dental restorations.Infant, Premature, DiseasesFluorosis, Dental: A chronic endemic form of hypoplasia of the dental enamel caused by drinking water with a high fluorine content during the time of tooth formation, and characterized by defective calcification that gives a white chalky appearance to the enamel, which gradually undergoes brown discoloration. (Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p286)Dentures: An appliance used as an artificial or prosthetic replacement for missing teeth and adjacent tissues. It does not include CROWNS; DENTAL ABUTMENTS; nor TOOTH, ARTIFICIAL.Microscopy, Electron, Scanning: Microscopy in which the object is examined directly by an electron beam scanning the specimen point-by-point. The image is constructed by detecting the products of specimen interactions that are projected above the plane of the sample, such as backscattered electrons. Although SCANNING TRANSMISSION ELECTRON MICROSCOPY also scans the specimen point by point with the electron beam, the image is constructed by detecting the electrons, or their interaction products that are transmitted through the sample plane, so that is a form of TRANSMISSION ELECTRON MICROSCOPY.Phosphoric Acids: Inorganic derivatives of phosphoric acid (H3PO4). Note that organic derivatives of phosphoric acids are listed under ORGANOPHOSPHATES.Dentin, Secondary: Dentin formed by normal pulp after completion of root end formation.Toothpastes: Dentifrices that are formulated into a paste form. They typically contain abrasives, HUMECTANTS; DETERGENTS; FLAVORING AGENTS; and CARIOSTATIC AGENTS.Sodium Hypochlorite: It is used as an oxidizing and bleaching agent and as a disinfectant. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)Calcium Compounds: Inorganic compounds that contain calcium as an integral part of the molecule.Periodontitis: Inflammation and loss of connective tissues supporting or surrounding the teeth. This may involve any part of the PERIODONTIUM. Periodontitis is currently classified by disease progression (CHRONIC PERIODONTITIS; AGGRESSIVE PERIODONTITIS) instead of age of onset. (From 1999 International Workshop for a Classification of Periodontal Diseases and Conditions, American Academy of Periodontology)Dental Fistula: An abnormal passage in the oral cavity on the gingiva.Pregnancy Outcome: Results of conception and ensuing pregnancy, including LIVE BIRTH; STILLBIRTH; SPONTANEOUS ABORTION; INDUCED ABORTION. The outcome may follow natural or artificial insemination or any of the various ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNIQUES, such as EMBRYO TRANSFER or FERTILIZATION IN VITRO.Intensive Care Units, Neonatal: Hospital units providing continuing surveillance and care to acutely ill newborn infants.Bisphenol A-Glycidyl Methacrylate: The reaction product of bisphenol A and glycidyl methacrylate that undergoes polymerization when exposed to ultraviolet light or mixed with a catalyst. It is used as a bond implant material and as the resin component of dental sealants and composite restorative materials.Dinosaurs: General name for two extinct orders of reptiles from the Mesozoic era: Saurischia and Ornithischia.Dental Instruments: Hand-held tools or implements especially used by dental professionals for the performance of clinical tasks.Dental Care: The total of dental diagnostic, preventive, and restorative services provided to meet the needs of a patient (from Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982).Dental Caries Activity Tests: Diagnostic tests conducted in order to measure the increment of active DENTAL CARIES over a period of time.Periodontal Attachment Loss: Loss or destruction of periodontal tissue caused by periodontitis or other destructive periodontal diseases or by injury during instrumentation. Attachment refers to the periodontal ligament which attaches to the alveolar bone. It has been hypothesized that treatment of the underlying periodontal disease and the seeding of periodontal ligament cells enable the creating of new attachment.Fluorides, Topical: Fluorides, usually in pastes or gels, used for topical application to reduce the incidence of DENTAL CARIES.Stainless Steel: Stainless steel. A steel containing Ni, Cr, or both. It does not tarnish on exposure and is used in corrosive environments. (Grant & Hack's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)Amelogenesis Imperfecta: A clinically and genetically heterogeneous group of hereditary conditions characterized by malformed DENTAL ENAMEL, usually involving DENTAL ENAMEL HYPOPLASIA and/or TOOTH HYPOMINERALIZATION.Orthodontics: A dental specialty concerned with the prevention and correction of dental and oral anomalies (malocclusion).Delivery, Obstetric: Delivery of the FETUS and PLACENTA under the care of an obstetrician or a health worker. Obstetric deliveries may involve physical, psychological, medical, or surgical interventions.Stress, Mechanical: A purely physical condition which exists within any material because of strain or deformation by external forces or by non-uniform thermal expansion; expressed quantitatively in units of force per unit area.Dental Pulp Exposure: The result of pathological changes in the hard tissue of a tooth caused by carious lesions, mechanical factors, or trauma, which render the pulp susceptible to bacterial invasion from the external environment.Apexification: Endodontic procedure performed to induce TOOTH APEX barrier development. ROOT CANAL FILLING MATERIALS are used to repair open apex or DENTAL PULP NECROSIS in an immature tooth. CALCIUM HYDROXIDE and mineral trioxide aggregate are commonly used as the filling materials.Odontoma: A mixed tumor of odontogenic origin, in which both the epithelial and mesenchymal cells exhibit complete differentiation, resulting in the formation of tooth structures. (Jablonski, Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982)Dentifrices: Any preparations used for cleansing teeth; they usually contain an abrasive, detergent, binder and flavoring agent and may exist in the form of liquid, paste or powder; may also contain medicaments and caries preventives.Crying: To utter an inarticulate, characteristic sound in order to communicate or express a feeling, or desire for attention.Infant Mortality: Postnatal deaths from BIRTH to 365 days after birth in a given population. Postneonatal mortality represents deaths between 28 days and 365 days after birth (as defined by National Center for Health Statistics). Neonatal mortality represents deaths from birth to 27 days after birth.Dental Implants: Biocompatible materials placed into (endosseous) or onto (subperiosteal) the jawbone to support a crown, bridge, or artificial tooth, or to stabilize a diseased tooth.Dental Restoration Wear: Occlusal wear of the surfaces of restorations and surface wear of dentures.Zinc Oxide-Eugenol Cement: Used as a dental cement this is mainly zinc oxide (with strengtheners and accelerators) and eugenol. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p50)Pregnancy Complications: Conditions or pathological processes associated with pregnancy. They can occur during or after pregnancy, and range from minor discomforts to serious diseases that require medical interventions. They include diseases in pregnant females, and pregnancies in females with diseases.Dental Enamel Permeability: The property of dental enamel to permit passage of light, heat, gases, liquids, metabolites, mineral ions and other substances. It does not include the penetration of the dental enamel by microorganisms.Analysis of Variance: A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.Shear Strength: The internal resistance of a material to moving some parts of it parallel to a fixed plane, in contrast to stretching (TENSILE STRENGTH) or compression (COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH). Ionic crystals are brittle because, when subjected to shear, ions of the same charge are brought next to each other, which causes repulsion.X-Ray Microtomography: X-RAY COMPUTERIZED TOMOGRAPHY with resolution in the micrometer range.Mouth: The oval-shaped oral cavity located at the apex of the digestive tract and consisting of two parts: the vestibule and the oral cavity proper.Mothers: Female parents, human or animal.
Extract deciduous (baby) teeth under local anaesthetic, perform Pulpotomy treatment on indicated deciduous teeth, take ... Providing a dental treatment for children which can include cleaning teeth, X-rays, fillings for teeth that may have cavities, ... Filing and recording information about children's teeth. Qualities and attributes[edit]. There are many qualities and ... "Dental Students get their Teeth into new Oral Health Degree". 23 Feb 2007. Retrieved 24 Oct 2014.. ...
Baby teeth beginning to be replaced by permanent ones, starting with the two lower front teeth ... More teeth appear, often in the order of two lower incisors then two upper incisors followed by four more incisors and two ... Baby Milestones Slideshow: Your Child's First Year of Development at webMD. Retrieved May 2013 ... Landau reflex appears near the middle of this period; when baby is held in a prone (face down) position, the head is held ...
"Baby Take Your Teeth Out". *"In France". *"The Girl in the Magnesium Dress" ...
"Baby Take Your Teeth Out". *"In France". *"The Girl in the Magnesium Dress" ...
"In Baby Teeth, a Test of Fallout; A Long-Shot Search for Nuclear Peril in Molars and Cuspids". The New York Times.. ...
Newman, Andy (November 11, 2003). "In Baby Teeth, a Test of Fallout; A Long-Shot Search for Nuclear Peril in Molars and Cuspids ... 618-628 Newman, Andy (2003-11-11). "In Baby Teeth, a Test of Fallout; A Long-Shot Search for Nuclear Peril in Molars and ...
... s generally begin to lose their baby teeth around three months of age, and have a complete set of adult teeth by nine ... "When Do Puppies and Kittens Lose Their Baby Teeth?". Veterinary Medicine. Retrieved 1 November 2013. Media related to Kitten at ... After a further three to four weeks, they begin to eat solid food and grow adult teeth. Domestic kittens are highly social ...
Tooth buds, which will form the baby teeth, appear. The limbs are long and thin. The fetus can make a fist with its fingers. ... A baby born within the normal range of weight for that gestational age is known as appropriate for gestational age (AGA). An ... A baby born at 36 weeks has a high chance of survival, but may require medical interventions. Gestational age: 35 and 0 days ... A lack of iron results in anemia in the fetus, the lack of calcium can result in poor bone and teeth formation, and the lack of ...
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Teeth can belong to one of two sets of teeth: primary ("baby") teeth or permanent teeth. Often, "deciduous" may be used in ... Usually, there are 20 primary ("baby") teeth and 28 to 32 permanent teeth, the last four being third molars or "wisdom teeth", ... Primary (baby) teeth start to form between the sixth and eighth weeks in utero, and permanent teeth begin to form in the ... For permanent teeth, the upper right teeth begin with the number, "1". The upper left teeth begin with the number, "2". The ...
Young babies eat pureed baby foods because they have few teeth and immature digestive systems. Between 8 and 12 months of age, ... By 18 months, babies often have enough teeth and a sufficiently mature digestive system to eat the same foods as adults. ... triangular carnassial teeth meant for grinding food. Hypercarnivores, however, have conical teeth and sharp carnassials meant ... Newborn babies do not eat adult foods. They survive solely on breast milk or formula.[12] Small amounts of pureed food are ...
Black, Richard (2009-03-11). 'Dracula' fish shows baby teeth. BBC News. Retrieved on 2009-03-11. Ralf Britz; Kevin W. Conway; ... The dracula fish is unusual in that its ancestors lost their true teeth around 50 million years ago, but re-evolved its bone ... It is named dracula after its unusual "fangs": male dracula fish have protruding tooth-like bones stemming from their jawbones ...
Health juices' harm baby teeth". BBC News Online. 2 August 2007. Retrieved 2009-05-21. Guignon, Anne (September 2013). "Dental ... Teeth will begin to appear with a broad rounded concavity, and the gaps between teeth will become larger. There can be evidence ... Even low sugar contained in fruit is bad for the teeth since it is the sugar/acid exposure time which erodes the teeth, not the ... Acid erosion, also known as dental erosion, is a type of tooth wear. It is defined as the irreversible loss of tooth structure ...
A set of 85,000 teeth that had been collected by Dr. Louise Reiss and her colleagues as part of the Baby Tooth Survey were ... Decades later, Baby Tooth Survey legacy lives on By JEFFREY TOMICH Aug 1, 2013. St.Louis Post-Dispatch "Peer-Reviewed Science ... High and rising levels of strontium-90 in baby teeth were found near reactors. The National Cancer Institute, National ... Wald, Matthew L. "Study of Baby Teeth Sees Radiation Effects", The New York Times, December 13, 2010. Accessed January 10, 2011 ...
... organized a longtudinal study to measure radioactive strontium-90 in the baby teeth of children across North America. The "Baby ... Reiss and the "Baby Tooth Survey". Public pressure and the frightening results of the CNI research subsequently led to a ... "The Baby Tooth Survey". The Pauling Blog. Retrieved June 1, 2011. "The Nobel Peace Prize 1962 Linus Pauling: Nobel Lecture". ... Reiss, Louise Zibold (November 24, 1961). "Strontium-90 Absorption by Deciduous Teeth: Analysis of teeth provides a practicable ...
Seen in "Baby Tooth". Sugar Bees - Rivals of Pickle and Peanut, seen in "Cookie Racket". Pigfoot (voiced by Noah Z. Jones) - A ...
... tends to occur on permanent teeth only. They are vary rare in (deciduous) baby teeth. In most cases the involved ... The digital images would show a tooth with talon cusp as if it were "double teeth". When looking at a radiograph some features ... Generally talon cusps on lower teeth require no treatment, but talon cusps on upper teeth may interfere with the bite mechanics ... This occurs during the morphological differentiation stage of tooth development. During the developmental stages of tooth ...
... becoming part of the team which conducted the Baby Tooth Survey, demonstrating the presence of Strontium 90 in children's teeth ... Krasner, William (March-April 2013). "Baby Tooth Survey: First Results". Environment. 55 (2): 18-24. doi:10.1080/00139157.2013. ...
... "puppy teeth" or "baby teeth") that fail to fall out and make way for the permanent teeth. Without this intervention, usually ... dead link] "Retained Deciduous Teeth (Baby Teeth) in Dogs". Retrieved 2015-08-06. "Breed Info". Russian Toy Kennel: Malenkaya- ... the baby and permanent teeth will occupy the same socket in the jaw, which can cause tartar deposits, tooth decay, gingivitis ... Retained puppy teeth can also cause misalignment of the teeth. As with most breeds of dog, the Russian Toy can suffer from ...
Abusinna, I. (1979). "Lugbara teeth germectomy of canines for the newborn babies. A magico-religious phenomena in some African ... "tooth worms". The healer will point out the small, white, developing tooth buds as being "tooth worms", and then dig the "worms ... The eye teeth are often the ones pointed out, as they are more prominent. The tooth buds are then shown to the parent, their ... The underlying permanent tooth buds can be damaged or eradicated, causing malformations and long term crowding. In addition, ...
All I know is that horses still have teeth in their late 20's, I've known several. I know that a horse's baby teeth are ... Teeth[edit]. "A horse's teeth grow throughout the animal's lifetime". The quote above is incorrect. It's actually a common ... Maybe check Horse teeth to see if it can be sourced a bit. Montanabw(talk) 21:26, 27 March 2008 (UTC). definition of elbow[edit ... See horse teeth for futher details. Montanabw 05:14, 17 June 2007 (UTC). Ok =) I have the age about 12 from a symposium we use ...
These are called deciduous teeth, primary teeth, baby teeth or milk teeth.[7][8] Animals that have two sets of teeth, one ... d' denotes deciduous teeth (i.e. milk or baby teeth); lower case also indicates temporary teeth. Another annotation is 2.1.0.2 ... Human (deciduous teeth). di2.dc1.dp2di2.dc1.dp2. Human (permanent teeth). 2.1.2.2-32.1.2.2-3. Wisdom teeth are congenitally ... Tooth naming discrepanciesEdit. Teeth are numbered starting at 1 in each group. Thus the human teeth are I1, I2, C1, P3, P4, M1 ...
As a child, Rosewater never naturally lost his "baby teeth"; they had to be surgically removed. Rosewater attended Boston ...
Goalen, Kaitlyn (April 19, 2012). "Tiny Dancers: Baby popcorn that won't stick in your teeth". Tasting Table. Retrieved July 27 ... so no pesky bits will stick between your teeth." "Richard "Sarge" Kelty obituary". The Gazette. April 19, 2015. Retrieved July ...
When a baby tooth or young permanent tooth is traumatised - say, hitting your teeth on the handlebars of a bike - it can be ... Primary/Deciduous (Baby) teeth in children have relatively large pulp spaces. Caries does not have to develop significantly ... The pulp of primary or deciduous teeth, which only have to survive until an adult teeth come in, and because they have a better ... A pulpotomy can be done to both permanent and primary teeth. In some cases, radicular pulp (pulp within the root of a tooth) ...
Unicorns grow three horns and shed them much like baby teeth. The key to Wyrmroost was a first horn shed by a unicorn. Seth ...
Goten and Baby begin to fight. Baby baits Goten into powering all the way up. Then, he takes control of his body. Baby, as ... "Like Pulling Teeth" / "Hurts, Don't It!? Son Goku The Dentist". Transcription: "Chotto Itee Zo!? Gokū no Haisha" (Japanese: ちょっ ... Realizing this, Baby attacks them. Baby begins writhing in pain. Majuub, whom Baby had eaten, has regained his form and is ... Because Baby is in a weak state, Trunks is able to force him from his body. Baby escapes and possess a random woman on the ...
Decay in baby teethEdit. Baby teeth are known as primary teeth or deciduous teeth. Biologically orientated strategies for ... Some children respond better to the idea of the crown being a 'Terminator tooth', 'Iron Man tooth', shiny helmet tooth or a ... to when the baby teeth are lost, with less problems from the tooth with the crown. ... The Hall Technique is a non-invasive treatment for decayed baby back (molar) teeth. Decay is sealed under preformed (stainless ...
other ways to help stop baby bottle tooth decay: *dont fill bottles with sugar water and soft drinks. *never allow your child ... What are other ways to prevent baby bottle tooth decay?. ANSWER Other ways to help stop baby bottle tooth decay:. *Dont fill ...
Baby Bottle Tooth Decay, Baby Bottle Syndrome, and Nursing Bottle Mouth are all terms used to describe a dental condition which ... Baby Bottle Tooth Decay. Baby Bottle Tooth Decay". Baby Bottle Tooth Decay, Baby Bottle Syndrome, and Nursing Bottle Mouth are ... The teeth most likely to be damaged are the upper front teeth. They are some of the first teeth to erupt and thus have the ... Baby Bottle Tooth Decay is caused by frequent exposure to liquid containing sugars for extended periods of time. ...
Baby Bottle Tooth Decay is caused by frequent exposure to liquid containing sugars for extended periods of time. When your baby ... The teeth most likely to be damaged are the upper front teeth. They are some of the first teeth to erupt and thus have the ... Baby Bottle Tooth Decay, Baby Bottle Syndrome, and Nursing Bottle Mouth are all terms used to describe a dental condition which ... You can prevent this from happening to your childs teeth by learning how to protect them. Clean your childs teeth daily. ...
... but that doesnt mean you should ignore the state of their baby teeth. ... Your babys primary teeth will be replaced by adult teeth, ... Another issue is tooth decay. Unfortunately, baby teeth are at ... Perhaps more important than the precise order your babys teeth come in are spacing and disease prevention. Since baby teeth ... teeth, but that doesnt mean you should ignore the state of their baby teeth. Making sure your childs teeth come in correctly ...
If your baby is fidgety, keep his hands busy with a toy. To rinse, swipe a wet washcloth all around his teeth and gums. When ... Starting the day you bring your newborn home and until your babys first tooth appears, usually around 6 months, rub a damp, ... Starting with the upper teeth, brush in a gentle circular motion, going from the front of the tooth to the back and then the ... Fit Pregnancy and Baby. From the Latest Issue. *Emily Skye On Being Pregnant for the First Time: I Feel Like a Superhero! ...
... the dentist asks questions to assess your childs cavity risk and checks babys teeth for chalky white spots, a precursor to ... Number of parents who still arent aware that infants should make their first visit to a dentist when a tooth appears and no ... Important facts about caring for baby teeth. Most parents dont know the basics of infant dental care. Heres the skinny on ...
Infants develop baby teeth around the age of five to eight months. Often baby teeth, or "milk teeth," as they are sometimes ... These teeth are not permanent. Even so, adequate baby teeth care and maintenance is necessary to pave the... Read ,. Author: ... Will Crooked Teeth in your Baby be a Permanent Problem?. 09th September 2008 ... For your unborn babys dental health to be perfect, you must take good care of your health in general and never take your ...
photo by RobynJ93GoddessMichelle cant believe her 5-year-old daughters tooth fell out. Just like that, she bit into an apple ... Just like that, she bit into an apple and...bye-bye tooth. Her worry is that baby teeth are supposed to fall out at 6, arent ... Dont believe me about varying ages? Heres a Parents.com article about baby teeth that says they can fall out as early as 4 or ... and tooth decay in a childs mouth is torture for everyone. How old was your child when he lost his first tooth? ...
New Music: Baby Elephant - Turn My Teeth Up!. Party BenSep. 27, 2007 9:30 PM ... Grab an mp3 of "How Does the Brain Wave" at Spin.com or listen at their MySpace; Turn My Teeth Up! is out now on Godforsaken ... jazzy grooves from Baby Elephant. Made up of De La Soul producer Prince Paul, vocalist Don Newkirk, and Funkadelic keyboardist ...
My daughter spent the majority of kindergarten last year swearing up and down she had a loose tooth. Look, its wiggly! shed ... That is, until I spied the adult tooth that was already breaking through behind the baby tooth that was refusing to vacate the ... She told me that shark teeth are not all that uncommon.. Yep, shark teeth, so named because the teeth grow in rows, like a ... It was growing fast and at a crazy angle, right behind the baby tooth it was supposed to replace. ...
Here are tips for when your babys teeth start to come in. ... Brushing babys first teeth is an important process to ... Pacifiers and Teeth: How to Protect Your Babys Oral Health When it comes to pacifiers and teeth, your baby can enjoy his or ... Before teeth have erupted, clean your babys gums and the teeth by rubbing a clean, damp washcloth along the babys upper and ... Once a babys first tooth comes in, be sure to clean it twice a day with a My First Colgate™ toothbrush. Schedule your babys ...
Theres a three-year range during which most kids lose their first tooth. Learn when that is and what to do if your child falls ... Baby teeth: Order of appearance Your babys first tooth should come in between 4 and 7 months. See our slideshow to learn the ... Baby teeth: Order of appearance Your babys first tooth should come in between 4 and 7 months. See our slideshow to learn the ... Your childs teething and tooth-loss timeline Heres when your childs baby teeth typically appear - and when the primary teeth ...
Baby bottle tooth decay is a dental condition characterized by massive decay of an infants teeth, particularly the upper and ... Baby bottle tooth decay is a dental condition characterized by massive decay of an infants teeth, particularly the upper and ...
The preschool kids are possibly eating too much sugar as there is a rise in tooth decay in childrens baby teeth. This ... Even though baby teeth will fall out , dentists say untreated tooth decay can spread and is too dangerous to go untreated. ... Also more older people are keeping their teeth. What concerns the experts is the increase of cavities in the baby teeth of ... The preschool kids are possibly eating too much sugar as there is a rise in tooth decay in childrens baby teeth. ...
Lines admitted her babys teeth made her nervous about breastfeeding. ... was born with two fully formed teeth, the Daily Mail reported. While most babies start teething after six months, Ella-Rose was ... Samantha Lines, 29, of Rugby, Warwickshire, England, called it a complete surprise when she found out her baby, Ella-Rose, ... A mother says she was shocked when she learned her baby was born with two front teeth. Samantha Lines, 29, ... ...
According to MedlinePlus, the molars usually come next, followed by the canine teeth, or the two outer, pointy teeth that frame ... flat teeth on both the top and bottom. ... Typically your baby will first get his incisors, or the four ... not the stomach teeth. According to MedlinePlus, babies canine teeth typically start erupting when theyre about 16 to 20 ... the eye teeth. How stomach teeth affect a baby varies, but there is usually some discomfort involved. ...
... baby) tooth is one that is still present despite the eruption of the permanent tooth (between three to seven months of age). ... Retained Deciduous Teeth in Dogs. A retained or persistent deciduous (baby) tooth is one that is still present despite the ... Tooth Fracture in Dogs. Tooth fractures refer to tooth injuries involving damage to the enamel, dentin and cement. These ... Stained, Discolored Teeth in Dogs. Any variation from normal tooth color is discoloration. The normal color of teeth varies, ...
What baby teeth come in first, and what should a parent do when they come in? Here are a few tips by Colgate on practicing ... Caring for Baby Teeth. Baby teeth represent a big step for your little one, enabling infants to start chewing, smiling and ... Start brushing your babys teeth after the first tooth comes in using a soft-bristle brush designed for infants, such as the My ... which includes knowing what baby teeth come in first and what to do when teeth start to come in. These few recommendations will ...
Learn all about your babys first tooth, how to soothe sore gums, as well as how to safely use Infants TYLENOL® for teething ... When do babies get their first tooth?. Most babies usually get their first tooth between 4 and 7 months, but every baby is ... A few may not even get their first tooth until after their first birthday. Most toddlers have a full set of 20 teeth by the ... Gently rub your babys gums with a clean finger, or offer a teething ring/pacifier made of firm rubber. ...
Doctors at The Johns Hopkins Hospital have removed a rare tumor that contained several fully-grown teeth from a baby boy's ... Doctors at Johns Hopkins Hospital have removed a rare tumor that contained several fully grown teeth from a baby boys brain. ... A rare tumor (left) found in a babys brain contained several teeth (right). (New England Journal of Medicine, Baltimore Sun) ... The tumor was very large and the baby was so small, Ahn said. To do this type of surgery on a 4-month-old baby is extremely ...
Im 23 years old and I still have 3 baby teeth and no adult teeth to grow in behind them. My dentist said its rare and genetic ... adult still has baby teeth Hi all.... Im 23 years old and I still have 3 baby teeth and no adult teeth to grow in behind them ... The adult teeth are more frequently affected than the baby teeth. Absence of baby teeth occurs in 0.5% to 0.9% of the ... As a rule, when a baby tooth is missing, its permanent counterpart will also be absent. Missing teeth (tooth agenesis) can ...
Could our first set of teeth be key to treating health issues later in life? ... The Doctors discuss the exciting research related to baby teeth and stem cells. ... The Doctors discuss the exciting research related to baby teeth and stem cells. Could our first set of teeth be key to treating ... Bank Baby Teeth for Stem Cells? Procedures By The Doctors Staff on 7:00 AM PDT, May 16, 2017 ...
... and permanent teeth have fairly well-defined times of eruption. The ages listed are the normal ages that a baby tooth emerges. ... Ages that a baby tooth emerges. TYPE OF TOOTH. UPPER TOOTH ERUPTS BY LOWER TOOTH ERUPTS BY ... Both baby teeth (deciduous or milk teeth) and permanent teeth have fairly well-defined times of eruption. The ages listed are ... the normal ages that a baby tooth emerges.. ... Both baby teeth (deciduous or milk teeth) ...
You can help your baby have a beautiful smile by taking care of his mouth before he gets his baby teeth. ... Healthy baby teeth lead to healthy permanent teeth.. Before you can even see your babys teeth, they need care. Clean your. ... Protect your baby from the pain of "baby bottle tooth decay." Always hold. your baby when feeding him. Never put your baby to ... baby teeth. When his baby teeth appear, continue to gently wash them. with a soft cloth. Do not use toothpaste until he is ...
I was wondering what others have done with regards to bf when baby has teeth? Did you carry on/plan to carry on and if so how ... alot of my friends have given up at the time their babies have got teeth but there really isnt amy need to but it is everyones ... hi ya tyler is 9 months old has 2 teeth 3 rd one on its way he is breast fed fully when he first got his bottom 2 teeth i was ... my first baby bit me and drew blood. i still have little scar to prove it. i just said no very loudly enough to make him look ...
  • Our latest findings will give parents and caregivers of babies with eczema early warning of increased risk of developing tooth decay in toddlers," says Stephen Hsu, associate professor of dentistry at the National University of Singapore. (futurity.org)
  • The preschool kids are possibly eating too much sugar as there is a rise in tooth decay in children's baby teeth. (digitaljournal.com)
  • According to Stanford Children's Health , a pregnant mother's diet should consist of calcium, phosphorus, vitamin C, and vitamin D to promote her baby's tooth and bone growth. (dentaquest.com)
  • With support from NIEHS, Arora and colleagues had previously developed a method that used naturally shed baby teeth to measure children's exposure to lead and other metals while in the womb and during early childhood. (salutedomani.com)
  • Pediatric dentists know the best way to care for baby and young children's teeth and can help in ensuring their future health. (smilereef.com)
  • From the time that the first set of baby teeth comes out, pediatric dentists would already heavily advise parents to start a religious and proper care routine of their children's teeth to ensure that the proper development of these important part of a child's mouth are done with the right techniques and required consistency. (smilereef.com)
  • Caring for baby and children's teeth takes a lot of effort since children are not expected to care for their own set due to their limitations in capacity and information. (smilereef.com)
  • If you or your partner got your baby teeth early, chances are that your child will. (healthline.com)
  • How old was your child when he lost his first tooth? (cafemom.com)
  • Does your child have a shark tooth? (cafemom.com)
  • Brushing baby's first teeth will be a task for parents until the child has adequate dexterity to do it alone at around five years of age, as stated by the Academy of General Dentistry . (colgate.com)
  • Caring for baby gums is the first step in ensuring a lifetime of healthy smiles for your child. (colgate.com)
  • Generally, the younger the child was when the teeth came in, the earlier they fall out. (babycenter.com)
  • It's also possible for a child to reach age 7 or 8 without losing any baby teeth. (babycenter.com)
  • Encourage your child to gently wiggle a wobbly tooth. (babycenter.com)
  • Remind your child not to yank a tooth before it's ready to fall out on its own because it makes the broken root more vulnerable to infection. (babycenter.com)
  • They call the child, who was delivered by cesarean section, their "little lucky baby. (opposingviews.com)
  • The filling in of teeth may make the gums sore, so your child may be fussy. (colgate.com)
  • These few recommendations will go far in helping your child start life with healthy teeth and a beautiful smile. (colgate.com)
  • A child with tooth decay needs to be examined and treated early to stop the decay from spreading and to prevent further damage. (healthychildren.org)
  • This not only exposes your child's teeth to sugars but can also put your child at risk for ear infections and choking. (healthychildren.org)
  • How tooth decay can affect child and adult populations. (animated-teeth.com)
  • Certainly if thumb sucking occurs past the time when a child has their permanent teeth there is a real possibility that it could lead to your child having an open bite, flared teeth and possible changes to the upper jaw. (huggies.com.au)
  • However, your child may not have a complete set of teeth until they reach the age of three. (dentalguide.co.uk)
  • Some parents find that their child develops their teeth late. (dentalguide.co.uk)
  • By the time your child reaches 18 months old, he or she should have a few teeth and be ready to start learning how to brush them. (dentalguide.co.uk)
  • If they were deciduous, which are sometimes present at the time of birth then your child will not have baby teeth but will get the adult teeth. (identalhub.com)
  • We are more than happy to sign a certificate to endorse / prove that your child has lost a tooth. (health-local.com)
  • You never know when those little teeth could be a literal lifesaver for your child. (tiphero.com)
  • While there is a general pattern to tooth development, the timing can vary for every child. (humana.com)
  • Baby teeth revealed how a child metabolized essential and toxic elements and differed among children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or autism spectrum disorder versus those without such symptoms, a small twin study suggested. (veteranstoday.com)
  • If your child does eat something sweet, drinking a glass of water or eating tooth-friendly food afterwards can reduce the amount of acid on your child's teeth. (raisingchildren.net.au)
  • Are you weaning and want to avoid giving your child a sweet tooth? (bounty.com)
  • Or maybe you knocked out a baby tooth when you were a child, but when you had a similar accident when you were older, your permanent tooth got chipped rather than getting knocked out. (oralanswers.com)
  • This means that if your child gets a cavity, it will travel much faster to the nerve of the tooth. (oralanswers.com)
  • 3 - Baby teeth have shorter roots - because of this they aren't anchored as well into the bone and may fall out more easily if your child falls on a hard step or hits their mouth on the coffee table. (oralanswers.com)
  • They had a 4D ultrasound done to see what sex their baby was and found out the child was a girl! (lifesitenews.com)
  • Missing or decayed teeth make it difficult to chew and may cause your child to reject food, impairing consumption of vital nutrients. (mapleshadecenter.com)
  • Teach your child how to brush around age 3, and brush your teeth with your children to model good technique and spot problems. (knowyourteeth.com)
  • Could baby teeth stem cells save your child? (abc7.com)
  • Does My Child Need a Baby Tooth Extraction? (mykoolsmiles.com)
  • If your child needs a baby tooth extraction due to a loose or damaged tooth, knowing what to expect and how to follow up with his or her aftercare is important. (mykoolsmiles.com)
  • Kool Smiles is here to help your child heal quickly after a baby tooth extraction. (mykoolsmiles.com)
  • This may put your baby to sleep, while other forms of sedation may keep your child awake. (mykoolsmiles.com)
  • Call Kool Smiles today to schedule a tooth extraction for your child. (mykoolsmiles.com)
  • If a child has their teeth early it was likely that their parent(s) did so too, and if the child is still toothless at age one, their parent(s) may have been the same. (newbornbabyzone.com)
  • There is no need for a parent to worry about their child having no teeth at age one, even though other babies around of the same age may have a full set of baby teeth by age 12 months. (newbornbabyzone.com)
  • How to Create Unique and Safe Baby Room for Child Safety? (newbornbabyzone.com)
  • When does a child lose his first four teeth (the top two front and the bottom two front)? (healthtap.com)
  • I would suggest you to take your child to teh Child Specialist and get the checkup done, also take an x-ray to see the position of the errupting teeth. (healthcaremagic.com)
  • Begin tooth brushing as soon as your child has teeth. (enhancedonlinenews.com)
  • Should Your Child Get Sealants On Their Baby Teeth? (gottahavecookies.com)
  • If your child hasn't yet had their adult teeth come in, you might think that you don't need to take extra precautions to guard their baby teeth. (gottahavecookies.com)
  • Getting your child tooth sealants for their baby teeth is an excellent idea. (gottahavecookies.com)
  • Most toddlers have a full set of 20 teeth by the time they're 3 years old. (tylenol.com)
  • Some babies might teethe as early as 4 to 7 months, while others get their first teeth closer to 9 months, or sometimes not until after they turn 1 year old. (healthline.com)
  • One way to keep track of tooth eruptions is to look for new teeth every four months after your baby first starts getting them. (healthline.com)
  • Most babies have extrusion reflex at birth, and it usually disappears between 4 and 6 months of age. (healthline.com)
  • Starting the day you bring your newborn home and until your baby's first tooth appears, usually around 6 months, rub a damp, clean washcloth over his gums ideally after every feeding, but at least once per day. (parents.com)
  • I'd like to chime in that my 4 1/2 year old lost all four of his bottom front teeth in a matter of two months. (cafemom.com)
  • First teeth are supposed to come in at about 6 months, for example, but my boy's came in at 3 months! (cafemom.com)
  • Most babies usually get their first tooth between 4 and 7 months, but every baby is different. (tylenol.com)
  • Hi, Angelo is just over 5 months and about two weeks ago cut his first two teeth. (madeformums.com)
  • I was hoping to bf for at least 6 months but now he has teeth I'm not sure. (madeformums.com)
  • i'm still feeding ollie at 8 months and he's got 5 teeth thru now. (madeformums.com)
  • hi isaac is 10 months old and still b/f he has 6 teeth now and when he got his first 2 he did bite me a few times and i was on the verge of giving up but he has stopped biting now and things are fine again, he usually has 3 feeds a day 7am 12pm and 6pm. (madeformums.com)
  • Although it is not uncommon for adult teeth to come in before the baby teeth have fallen out, it could be a problem if the baby teeth don't fall out after a couple of months, says Parents.com. (livestrong.com)
  • Yes cats have baby teeth and they fall out around five to nine months. (metafilter.com)
  • This is also part of the reason why young cats should get kitten-appropriate food until they're ten or twelve months old, small teeth as well as still growing. (metafilter.com)
  • I've had kittens lose baby teeth, and it's not unusual, though I think 7 months is a bit late. (metafilter.com)
  • By about seven months, all adult teeth should be in, although in some small dog breeds it can take up to a year. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • Over the next few months the deciduous teeth are gradually replaced by adult teeth so the dog can eat a more substantial food. (pethealthnetwork.com)
  • They found that the Neanderthal baby was fed exclusively on mother's milk for seven months, followed by seven months of supplementation - a similar pattern to present-day humans. (medindia.net)
  • Most babies develop their first teeth between the ages of four and seven months old. (dentalguide.co.uk)
  • The deciduous teeth start erupting through the gums around three weeks of age and are normally finished erupting by four months of age. (vcahospitals.com)
  • By the time the average kitten reaches 6- 7 months of age, all 30 adult teeth will have erupted. (vcahospitals.com)
  • 10 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me in the Third Trimester of Pregnancy A letter from one mom to moms-to-be about the joys and challenges of the final months of expecting a baby. (whattoexpect.com)
  • During the child's first year, at the ages of 3, 6 and 12 months, parents were interviewed to identify babies with eczema. (futurity.org)
  • Some kids start early, some don't get their teeth for months, and some are born with a tooth or two in their mouths already. (humana.com)
  • This usually starts 2-3 months before the first tooth comes in. (humana.com)
  • Most first teeth appear between 6 and 10 months , but children get teeth at different times. (raisingchildren.net.au)
  • In some children, teeth appear as early as three months. (raisingchildren.net.au)
  • Babies aged 0-6 months need only breastmilk or formula . (raisingchildren.net.au)
  • A baby's first teeth begin to appear as early as six months after birth. (veteranstoday.com)
  • When your baby is 6-8 months, she can start to use a cup for drinking. (raisingchildren.net.au)
  • My daughter is almost 8 months old, yet no sign of her first teeth. (howtobeadad.com)
  • My ten-month-old started getting teeth early at four months. (naturalparentsnetwork.com)
  • Tough most babies cut their first teeth only at about age 6 months or more, this was precocious at least in the oral sense. (newbornbabyzone.com)
  • As your baby is now almost 14 month old, teeth must be on their way in oral cavity by maximum of next one or two months. (healthcaremagic.com)
  • If your baby is 6 months or older, use fluoridated water or a fluoride supplement if you have well water without fluoride. (enhancedonlinenews.com)
  • The self esteem and self confidence of children is easily effected by broken, discolored, or decayed teeth. (articlealley.com)
  • Some children lose their first tooth as early as 4 or as late as 7. (babycenter.com)
  • Which Baby Teeth Do Children Lose? (livestrong.com)
  • Missing teeth are one of the most common developmental problems in children. (healthboards.com)
  • Children usually begin to lose their baby teeth when they are around 6 or 7 years of age, and will continue to lose all of their baby teeth to make room for adult teeth until they are around 12 or 13. (livestrong.com)
  • However, it is not unusual for children to lose teeth by the age of 4 or after the age of 8, notes Parents.com. (livestrong.com)
  • Some children are nervous about losing their baby teeth. (livestrong.com)
  • The teeth show how babies and children metabolize metals , which are essential for neurodevelopment. (goop.com)
  • The analysis shows that the zinc and copper metabolic rhythms were disrupted in the children with ASD, says Austin, who led the baby teeth analysis in the study, along with Dr. Manish Arora , a professor of dentistry and environmental medicine and public health at the Icahn School of Medicine. (goop.com)
  • We used baby teeth to try to predict which children do and do not have ASD-and we distinguished them with 90 percent accuracy. (goop.com)
  • Kids start losing their baby teeth around six years of age, which is after most children with ASD have shown clinical signs. (goop.com)
  • As with children, baby dogs are born with no erupted teeth. (pethealthnetwork.com)
  • Mothers of children with tooth decay signs had low vitamin D levels as compared with mothers of babies with normal levels. (medindia.net)
  • For more on children teeth problems you can browse our website with following link. (identalhub.com)
  • That said, caring for your baby's gums and eventual teeth isn't quite the same as with older children and adults. (redtri.com)
  • Summary: According to researchers, the baby teeth of children with autism contain higher concentrations of toxic lead, and less manganese and zinc that children who are not on the spectrum. (neurosciencenews.com)
  • Baby teeth from children with autism contain more toxic lead and less of the essential nutrients zinc and manganese, compared to teeth from children without autism, according to an innovative study funded by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), part of the National Institutes of Health. (neurosciencenews.com)
  • Recent scientific studies have found that keeping baby teeth can have extremely important health benefits that could potentially help your children later in life. (tiphero.com)
  • In the 1960s, Washington University conducted the St. Louis Tooth Survey, a study looking at the effect of nuclear fallout on children born in the St. Louis-area. (findingdulcinea.com)
  • The study found that children born in 1964 "had about 50 times more strontium-90 in their baby teeth than those born in 1950, before the start of atomic testing in Nevada," Kim McGuire writes for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. (findingdulcinea.com)
  • Tooth decay is a common childhood disease-a 2009 study showed that four in 10 preschool children in Singapore suffered from tooth decay. (futurity.org)
  • A very small number of children are born with one or two teeth. (raisingchildren.net.au)
  • Most children will have their full set of baby teeth by three years of age. (raisingchildren.net.au)
  • Prenatal and newborn children form a new tooth layer daily which captures an imprint of chemicals circulating in the body and produces a chronological exposure record, like rings on a tree. (veteranstoday.com)
  • Temporary teeth or no, baby teeth serve children for their early years into their pre-teen years. (carifree.com)
  • Although anyone can have a problem with tooth decay, children are at particularly high risk. (healthofchildren.com)
  • The baby teeth are often considered a rite of passage for children. (mapleshadecenter.com)
  • Remember, this is an average-the emergence of baby teeth varies among children. (mapleshadecenter.com)
  • Although I have not tried them, the company called Spiffies sells wipes and xylitol solution specifically for children to make tooth care more pleasant. (naturalparentsnetwork.com)
  • That is why until children reach the stage where they are capable to care for their own teeth comes, the weight of the call rests on the shoulders of the parents. (smilereef.com)
  • They're also completely unnoticeable to the eye, so they won't make teeth stand out or make children feel self-conscious. (gottahavecookies.com)
  • Any variation from normal tooth color is discoloration. (petmd.com)
  • There are many other antibiotics which do not promote tooth discoloration. (sbwire.com)
  • Her worry is that baby teeth are supposed to fall out at 6 , aren't they? (cafemom.com)
  • Here's a Parents.com article about baby teeth that says they can fall out as early as 4 or as late as 8. (cafemom.com)
  • Even though they will all fall out eventually, some of them hang around until late puberty--and tooth decay in a child's mouth is torture for everyone. (cafemom.com)
  • It happens because the roots of the old tooth never atrophy to allow it to fall out when the new tooth grows in behind, rather than directly under, the baby tooth. (cafemom.com)
  • A child's 20 baby teeth, which often come in by age 3, usually fall out in the same order they came in. (babycenter.com)
  • He has no baby teeth there to fall out first). (babycenter.com)
  • I've been told that I have to keep an eye on the teeth in case they fall because they could be a choking hazard," she said. (opposingviews.com)
  • The mutations causing tooth agenesis fall into one of three categories: point mutations, frameshift mutations, or large DNA deletions. (healthboards.com)
  • Even though his baby teeth will fall out, it is important to keep them healthy. (greatdad.com)
  • Loose teeth should generally be allowed to fall out on their own and should never be forced. (livestrong.com)
  • Cats have baby teeth, which fall out, but you should maybe take it to the vet just to make sure that this is the baby teeth shedding, and not something really wrong with its gums. (metafilter.com)
  • When do baby teeth fall out? (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • You may not actually notice any changes in your pet as his or her teeth come in or fall out. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • Rarely will you even find teeth lying around because most pets, believe it or not, will eat their teeth when they fall out. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • Retained teeth should be removed as soon as it is evident they will not fall out on their own. (pethealthnetwork.com)
  • Why is it important to look after their baby teeth, they fall out anyway? (huggies.com.au)
  • As the adult teeth push through the gums, the crowns of the baby teeth fall out. (vcahospitals.com)
  • You may even find these hollow shells of teeth on the floor or in your kitten's bedding, but more often than not the teeth will fall out while the kitten is eating and he will swallow them with the rest of his food. (vcahospitals.com)
  • In many cases, the kids are young so their baby teeth will fall out and new ones will replace them. (fluoridealert.org)
  • Did you know that saving your child's baby teeth, just before they fall out, may one day save your child's life? (health-local.com)
  • If the lower baby teeth don't fall even after some time, then the baby tooth is called retained tooth. (identalhub.com)
  • 4 - Baby teeth fall out - If you take good care of your adult teeth you can keep them for your entire life. (oralanswers.com)
  • Just because baby teeth fall out, it doesn't mean that they aren't important. (oralanswers.com)
  • It is a difficult lesson in parenting as the teeth emerge and a cause for celebration when they fall out to be replaced by adult teeth. (mapleshadecenter.com)
  • Think baby teeth don't matter "because they'll just fall out anyway. (knowyourteeth.com)
  • Between the ages of 5 and 7, their first set of baby teeth will start to fall out naturally. (mykoolsmiles.com)
  • After all, baby teeth are designed to fall out and be replaced by adult teeth. (gottahavecookies.com)
  • While it's true that your child's baby teeth will eventually fall out and be replaced, that doesn't mean that they're invulnerable to problems. (gottahavecookies.com)
  • I took her to the dog groomer this morning and he noticed that she has brown plaque build up on her canine teeth and some gum redness. (essentialbaby.com.au)