anterior tooth


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an·te·ri·or tooth

a central incisor, lateral incisor, or cuspid tooth. These teeth are the organs for incision and are located in the front portion of the jaws.
Synonym(s): oral teeth

anterior tooth

any of the central incisors, lateral incisors, or canines of the maxillary or mandibular teeth. Compare posterior tooth.

an·te·ri·or tooth

(an-tēr'ē-ŏr tūth)
Any of the incisor and canine teeth on the mandible or maxillae located at the front of the oral cavity.

an·te·ri·or tooth

(an-tēr'ē-ŏr tūth)
Central incisor, lateral incisor, or cuspid tooth. Such teeth are the organs for incision and are located in the front portion of the jaws.
Synonym(s): oral teeth.
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The high prevalence of anterior tooth size discrepancy (TSDs) in Irish orthodontic population27 suggests that a tooth size analysis should be conducted at the treatment planning stage.
Over the last few years, the development of an innovative treatment using fiber-reinforced composite (FRC) has been reported to replace a single anterior tooth.
If the gingival line when smiling displays 100% of the anterior tooth and even a portion of the gum, it is considered as a high smile; if the smile line exposes between 75 and 100% of the tooth it is called a medium smile, and if it only shows 50% or less of the incisor it is considered to be a lower smile (3,10,11) (figure.
Chelicera: fixed finger with primary tooth, medial tooth, anterior tooth, with two intermediate teeth between each.
Impressions, jaw relation records, occlusal plane orientation, tooth mold and shade selection, and maxillary anterior tooth positioning record
INTRODUCTION: A fractured anterior tooth can have major psychological effect on children.
Esthetic smile analysis of anterior tooth width: the golden percentage.
As dens evaginatus of anterior tooth resembled the shape of an eagle's talon it was termed as talons cusp by Mellor and Ripa.
The parents expressed their concerns about the eruption failure of their child's anterior tooth.
The results showed that reattaching tooth fragments by using only adhesive materials can act as short to medium term semi-permanent restoration in management of anterior tooth fracture in Pediatric Dentistry.

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