*  Hypsodont - Wikipedia
Brachydont Lophodont Dental formula Polyphyodont The Diversity of Cheek Teeth Phillip E. Jardine, Christine M. Janis, Sarda ... flattish occlusal surface adapted for crushing and grinding Cementum both above and below the gingival line Enamel which covers ... Grass contains phytoliths, silica-rich granules, which wear away dental tissue more quickly. Analysis has shown however, that ... the entire length of the body and likewise extends past the gum line The cementum and the enamel invaginate into the thick ...
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*  Biofilling - Wikipedia
The immune cells release lymphokines required for the repair and regeneration of cementum. 1. No sealability (no adhesion to ... Journal of Dental Sciences (2015), https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jds.2015.11.002.. ... a Bioceramic marterial is used which is nonirritating to periapical tissues and also induces the regeneration of cementum and ... and bioactive properties such as tissue regenerative capacity which induces new cementum formation and tertiary dentin. These ...
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*  Homo floresiensis - Wikipedia
The dental study suggests a Homo erectus origin for Homo floresiensis. The discovery of additional partial skeletons has ... It has been suggested that this happened because the dentine was targeted; new research suggests that the cementum has higher ... A 2015 study of the dental morphology of 40 teeth of H. floresiensis compared to 450 teeth of living and extinct human species ... "Unique Dental Morphology of Homo floresiensis and Its Evolutionary Implications". PLOS ONE. 10 (11): e0141614. doi:10.1371/ ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Homo_floresiensis
*  Molar (tooth) - Wikipedia
Cementum is only found below the gingival line. The occlusal surfaces tend to be pointed, well-suited for holding prey and ... Dentistry portal Dental formula Polyphyodont Rozkovcová, E; Marková, M; Dolejsí, J (1999). "Studies on agenesis of third molars ... The cementum and the enamel invaginate into the thick layer of dentin. The opposite condition to hypsodont is called brachydont ... The body is covered with cementum both above and below the gingival line, below which is a layer of enamel covering the entire ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molar_(tooth)
*  Dental canaliculi - Wikipedia
The number and size of the canaliculi decrease as the tubules move away from the pulp and toward the enamel or cementum. Dentin ... The dental canaliculi (sometimes called dentinal tubules) are the blood supply of a tooth. ...
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*  Periodontium - Wikipedia
Cementum similarly adapts to wear on the occlusal surfaces of the teeth by apical deposition. The periodontal ligament in ... Periodontics is the dental specialty that relates specifically to the care and maintenance of these tissues. It provides the ... It consists of four principal components, namely: Gingiva Periodontal ligament (PDL) Cementum Alveolar bone proper Each of ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Periodontium
*  Juvenile active ossifying fibroma - Wikipedia
Cementum-like psammomatous bodies (cementicles) may also be present. Osteoblastic rimming is not uncommon. Occasionally, giant ... Most patients are asymptomatic, and come to clinical attention when a mass is discovered incidentally on routine dental X-rays ...
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*  Scaling and root planing - Wikipedia
Another question in dental cleaning is how much cementum or dentine should be removed from the roots. Bacterial contamination ... without removing cementum. Typically, root planing will require the use of hand instruments such as specialized dental curettes ... A new addition to the tools used to treat periodontal disease is the dental laser. Lasers of differing strengths are used for ... Generally, the first step is the removal of dental plaque, the microbial biofilm, from the tooth, a procedure called scaling. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scaling_and_root_planing
*  Cementoblast - Wikipedia
... the cementum is called cellular or secondary cementum and is present only in the apical third of the root. Thus cementoblasts ... Journal of Dental Research. 82 (1): 23-27. doi:10.1177/154405910308200106. Illustrated Dental Embryology, Histology, and ... these cells can then produce cementum if the tooth is injured (see hypercementosis). Cementum Cementogenesis Tooth development ... The initially formed cementum in coronal two-thirds of the root is acellular, but when the cementoblasts get trapped in lacunae ...
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*  List of MeSH codes (A14) - Wikipedia
... dental cementum MeSH A14.549.167.900.255 --- dental enamel MeSH A14.549.167.900.255.500 --- dental pellicle MeSH A14.549. ... dental cementum MeSH A14.549.167.646.374 --- epithelial attachment MeSH A14.549.167.646.480 --- gingiva MeSH A14.549.167.646. ... dental papilla MeSH A14.549.167.900.720.255 --- dental sac MeSH A14.549.167.900.720.265 --- enamel organ MeSH A14.549.167.900. ... 167.900.260 --- dental pulp MeSH A14.549.167.900.265 --- dental pulp cavity MeSH A14.549.167.900.280 --- dentin MeSH A14.549. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_MeSH_codes_(A14)
*  Ram Samudrala - Wikipedia
Cementomimetics-constructing a cementum-like biomineralized microlayer via amelogenin-derived peptides. Gungormus M, Oren EE, ... dental caries, herpes, lupus, and malaria along with indication-specific collaborators. Other successful areas of application ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ram_Samudrala
*  Cementum - Wikipedia
However, the quantity of DNA available in dentin is affected by age and dental disease, whereas that in cementum is not. Tooth ... the first cementum to be formed during tooth development is acellular extrinsic fiber cementum. The acellular layer of cementum ... Cementum on the root ends surrounds the apical foramen and may extend slightly onto the inner wall of the pulp canal. Cementum ... Cementum is a specialized calcified substance covering the root of a tooth. The cementum is the part of the periodontium that ...
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*  Toothache - Wikipedia
Non-dental causes of toothache are much less common as compared with dental causes. In a toothache of neurovascular origin, ... covered by cementum). Underneath the cementum and enamel layers, dentin forms the bulk of the tooth and surrounds the pulp ... Dental pain can simulate virtually any facial pain syndrome. However, the vast majority of toothache is caused by dental, ... That is, everyday dental causes (such as pulpitis) should always be considered before unusual, non-dental causes (such as ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toothache
*  Hypophosphatasia - Wikipedia
As a result of defects in the development of the dental cementum, the deciduous teeth (baby teeth) are often lost fore the age ... Dental problems: Children particularly benefit from skilled dental care, as early tooth loss can cause malnutrition and inhibit ... Dental radiographs can show the enlarged pulp chambers and root canals that are characteristic of rickets. Patients may ... Odontohypophosphatasia is present when dental disease is the only clinical abnormality, and radiographic and/or histologic ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypophosphatasia
*  Tooth decay - Wikipedia
... and cementum. The more frequently teeth are exposed to this environment, the more likely dental caries is to occur. Therefore, ... dental mirror and explorer. Dental radiographs (X-rays) may show dental caries before it is otherwise visible, in particular ... A dental handpiece ("drill") is used to remove large portions of decayed material from a tooth. A spoon, a dental instrument ... Some dentists remove dental caries using a laser rather than the traditional dental drill. A Cochrane review of this technique ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tooth_decay
*  Cementicle - Wikipedia
There are 3 types: Free cementicle - not attached to cementum Attached (sessile) cementicle - attached to the cementum surface ... ISBN 978-81-312-3801-1. Mosby (1 August 2013). Mosby's Dental Dictionary. Elsevier Health Sciences. p. 115. ISBN 978-0-323- ... A cementicle is a small, spherical or ovoid calcified mass embedded within or attached to the cementum layer on the root ... ISBN 978-0-323-29100-2. Bath-Balogh M; Fehrenbach MJ (10 December 2010). Illustrated Dental Embryology, Histology, and Anatomy ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cementicle
*  Dentin - Wikipedia
... cementum, and pulp, is one of the four major components of teeth. It is usually covered by enamel on the crown and cementum on ... Illustrated Dental Embryology, Histology, and Anatomy, Bath-Balogh and Fehrenbach, Elsevier, 2011, page 156. Ross, Michael H., ... Dentin is derived from the dental papilla of the tooth germ. After apposition of predentin and maturation into dentin, the cell ... Sex- and Age-related Differences in Primary and Secondary Dentin Formation Advances in Dental Research, Vol 15, Issue 1, pp.42- ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dentin
*  Dentin hypersensitivity - Wikipedia
... non-inflamed dental pulp in the situation where the insulating layers of gingiva and cementum have been lost; i.e., dentin ... coolant water jet from a dental instrument. Electrical - electric pulp testers. Mechanical-tactile - dental probe during dental ... Inflammation of the dental pulp, termed pulpitis, produces true hypersensitivity of the nerves in the dental pulp. Pulpitis is ... Evaporation - air blast from a dental instrument. Chemical - acids, e.g. dietary, gastric, acid etch during dental treatments. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dentin_hypersensitivity
*  Periodontitis - Wikipedia
Regular dental check-ups and professional teeth cleaning as required: Dental check-ups serve to monitor the person's oral ... The periodontium consists of four tissues: gingiva, or gum tissue, cementum, or outer layer of the roots of teeth, alveolar ... Periodontitis is very common, and is widely regarded as the second most common dental disease worldwide, after dental decay, ... Dentistry portal Actinomyces naeslundii Campylobacter Candida albicans Chronic periodontitis Dental implant Dental plaque ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Periodontitis
*  Cementoenamel junction - Wikipedia
In about 60-65% of teeth, the cementum overlaps the enamel at the CEJ, while in about 30% of teeth, the cementum and enamel ... The border created by these two dental tissues has much significance as it is usually the location where the gingiva attaches ... In only 5-10% of teeth, there is a space between the enamel and the cementum at which the underlying dentin is exposed. ... It is the location where the enamel, which covers the anatomical crown of a tooth, and the cementum, which covers the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cementoenamel_junction
*  Junctional epithelium - Wikipedia
The attachment of the JE to the tooth surface can occur on enamel, cementum, or dentin. The position of the EA on the tooth ... The increased permeability of the JE that allows emigration of the PMN type of WBC also allows microorganisms from the dental ... Illustrated Dental Embryology, Histology, and Anatomy, Bath-Balogh and Fehrenbach, Elsevier, 2011, page 127 Ten Cate's Oral ... enzymes contained within these lysosomes participate in the destruction of bacteria contained in dental biofilm. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Junctional_epithelium
*  Cleidocranial dysostosis - Wikipedia
Cementum formation may be deficient. Failure of eruption of permanent teeth. Bossing (bulging) of the forehead. Open skull ... Treatment includes supportive measures such as a device to protect the skull and dental care. Surgery may be performed to fix ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cleidocranial_dysostosis
*  Odontoma - Wikipedia
A compound odontoma still has the three separate dental tissues (enamel, dentin and cementum), but may present a lobulated ... it is a dental hamartoma, meaning that it is composed of normal dental tissue that has grown in an irregular way. The average ... The complex type is unrecognizable as dental tissues, usually presenting as a radioopaque area with varying densities. It ... the dilated odontoma is an infrequent developmental alteration that appears in any area of the dental arches and can affect ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Odontoma
*  ICD-10 Chapter XI: Diseases of the digestive system - Wikipedia
Caries of cementum (K02.3) Arrested dental caries (K02.4) Odontoclasia (K02.8) Other dental caries (K02.9) Dental caries, ... Retained dental root (K08.8) Other specified disorders of teeth and supporting structures Enlargement of alveolar ridge NOS ... Mottled teeth Dental fluorosis Mottling of enamel Nonfluoride enamel opacities (K00.4) Disturbances in tooth formation ... Anomalies of dental arch relationship Crossbite (anterior)(posterior) Disto-occlusion Mesio-occlusion Midline deviation of ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ICD-10_Chapter_XI:_Diseases_of_the_digestive_system
*  Dentin sialoprotein - Wikipedia
Dentin sialoprotein can be found in the dentin immediately subjacent to cellular cementum, but not subjacent to acellular ... fibrous cementum. Letty Moss-Salentijn, Biology of Mineralized Tissue coursenotes, Columbia University College of Dental ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dentin_sialoprotein