cuspal


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cus·pal

(kŭs'păl),
Pertaining to a cusp.

cus·pal

(kŭs'păl)
Pertaining to a cusp.
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Younger age, mixed lesion, ventricular dysfunction, and cuspal thickening were the important predictors for development of MR.
In vitro cuspal deflection and microleakage of maxillary premolars restored with novel low-shrink dental composites.
Oblique stresses applied to the cuspal inclines, rather than cusp tips, put more stress on the tooth structure (Figure 2).
Cuspal deflection in molars in relation to endodontic and restorative procedures.
Changes in dental enamel such as amelogenesis imperfecta, dentinogenesis imperfecta, hypoplasia, diffuse opacities, white spot lesions, tetracycline staining, erosion, fluorosis, white cuspal and marginal ridges were excluded from the study.
The levels of the coronary orifices were variable; they were usually above or at the cuspal margins.
Pannus covering the whole width of the ring and up to 2 mm of the cuspal tissue was considered moderate, and severe pannus was indicated with coverage of greater than 2 mm of the basal portion of a valve cusp.
I'm actually cuspal (technical astrology term) with Leo, so when I drink too much and stand on a table in a bar - singing into a Bacardi Breezer - that's not me, it's the Lion in me, that's all.
The degree of cuspal movement which occurred in weakened cusps, owing to cavity preparation, reduces the strength of the teeth.
This can either be attributed to a lack of optimal tooth reduction by the clinicians or a failure on part of the dental laboratories to restore the normal cuspal morphology and rather make flattened occlusal configuration or fabricating the crowns and FDP retainers in infra-occlusion.
A diagnostic mock wax up was done to design the cuspal angulations, occlusal planes and realign the teeth (Figure 2).
36 Pulpal extensions sometimes extend to the cuspal or incisal enamel.