buccal root of tooth

buccal root of tooth

[TA]
root of a multirooted tooth which is located toward the buccal side of the alveolar ridge.
Synonym(s): radix buccalis [TA]

buc·cal root of tooth

(bŭkăl rūt tūth) [TA]
Root of a multirooted tooth located toward the buccal side of the alveolar ridge.
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The implant was placed according to the restorative needs of this site; however, the apex of the implant was positioned in the approximate location of the previous periapical radiolucency of the mesial buccal root of tooth #3.