terminal plane


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ter·mi·nal plane

(tĕrmi-năl plān)
Primary second molars are in proper occlusal alignment.
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The flush terminal plane was found to be the most common molar relation and considered ideal for transition to class 1 in permanent dentition.
In clinical situations like flush terminal plane with class II canine relationship indicates a higher risk to develop a distal occlusion in permanent dentition.
In the determination of primary second molar relationship, if one side ends with distal or mesial step while the other side ends with flush terminal plane, it was recorded as flush terminal plane.