dental anatomy


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den·tal a·nat·o·my

1. that branch of gross anatomy concerned with the morphology of teeth, their location, position, and relationships;
2. a course in anatomy specifically designed to meet the needs of the curriculum of a school of dentistry.

den·tal a·nat·o·my

(den'tăl ă-nat'ŏ-mē)
That branch of gross anatomy concerned with the morphology of teeth and their location, position, and relationships.

den·tal a·nat·o·my

(den'tăl ă-nat'ŏ-mē)
1. Branch of gross anatomy concerned with the morphology of teeth, their location, position, and relationships.
2. Anatomy course specifically designed to meet the needs of the curriculum of a school of dentistry.
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Didactic subjects covered during the AFOHC include: Scope and Goals in Therapies, Infection Control, Dental Administration, Dental Anatomy, Dental Cariology and Fluoride, Periodontal Diseases, Oral Pathology, Dental Radiology, Hand Instrumentation, Patient Education, Patient Assessment, Dental Implant Maintenance, Ultrasonics and Polishing, Patient Management and Patient Care.
of Iowa) wrote this account nearly 35 years ago to provide graduate students and residents in oral health sciences more information about the lining of the mouth than was available in textbooks of histology or dental anatomy.
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Material is in sections on dental anatomy, the etiology of tooth decay, isolation of the operating field, dentin-enamel adhesion, and operative procedures.