primary teeth


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primary teeth

primary teeth

The deciduous teeth, colloquially known as “baby teeth.”

primary teeth

The first set of teeth to appear, usually beginning to erupt around the age of 6 months. There are 20 primary teeth consisting of 8 incisors, 4 canines and 8 molars. Also known as deciduous or milk teeth. Compare PERMANENT TEETH.
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The antimicrobial effectiveness of 25% propolis extract in root canal irrigation of primary teeth.
Clinical long-term evaluation of MTA as a direct pulp capping material in primary teeth.
The OZE is widely used in the endodontic treatment of primary teeth.
A 42 month clinical evaluation of glutaraldehyde pulpotomies in primary teeth.
The purpose of this randomized study is to compare clinical and radiographic findings of ABS, a new hemostatic agent, and FS as pulpotomy medicaments in vital primary teeth.
Periapical pathology of primary teeth may hasten the erup- tion of their permanent successors.
Restoration of primary teeth is costly and not cost-effective.
Comparative evaluation of antimicrobial activity of miswak, propolis, sodium hypochlorite and saline as root canal irrigants by microbial culturing and quantification in chronically exposed primary teeth.
The eruption of primary teeth will continue until three years old.
Severe ECC can destroy primary teeth, cause painful abscesses, and is the major reason for hospital visits for young children.