dental inclusion

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dental inclusion

An obsolete term for impacted tooth.
See also: inclusion


1. the act of enclosing or the condition of being enclosed.
2. anything that is enclosed; a cell inclusion.

epithelial inclusion
probably endothelial displacements during embryonic development; epithelial cells in acinar or ductal structure enclosed in a layer of epithelial cells on a basement membrane.
cell inclusion
a usually lifeless, often temporary, constituent in the cytoplasm of a cell.
chlamydial inclusion
see elementary body.
dental inclusion
a tooth so surrounded with bony material that it is unable to erupt.
fetal inclusion
a partially developed embryo enclosed within the body of its twin.
nutritive i's
glycogen inclusions, visible only with electron microscope, include α-particles (rosettes) and β-particles (single particles).