clinical crown

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crown

 [krown]
1. the topmost part of an organ or structure, e.g., the top of the head.
anatomical crown the upper, enamel-covered part of a tooth.
 Anatomical and clinical crowns, demonstrating that the former are independent of the state of surrounding tissues while the latter depend on the height of the surrounding gingiva. From Dorland's, 2000.
artificial crown a metal, porcelain, or plastic reproduction of a crown affixed to the remaining natural structure of a tooth.
clinical crown that portion of a tooth visible above the gingiva.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

clin·i·cal crown

that part of the crown of a tooth visible in the oral cavity.
Synonym(s): corona clinica
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clin·i·cal crown

(klin'i-kăl krown)
That portion of the anatomic crown of a tooth that is covered with enamel and visible in the oral cavity.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

clin·i·cal crown

(klin'i-kăl krown)
Part of tooth crown visible in oral cavity.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Con relacion a las fallas las cuales ocurren frente a una deficiencia para realizar una accion prevista segun lo programado o la utilizacion de un plan incorrecto, en 4 casos se relacionaron con fracaso en el aumento de corona clinica por la falta de temporalizacion que conllevo a un sobrecrecimiento de la encia requiriendo reintervencion quirurgica del paciente.
Comunmente, ello se hace por medio de un procedimiento de alargamiento de corona clinica, el cual esta indicado en condiciones periodontales, restaurativas y esteticas (27-29).