distal surface of tooth

dis·tal sur·face of tooth

[TA]
the contact surface of a tooth that is directed away from the median plane of the dental arch; opposite to the mesial surface of a tooth.
Synonym(s): facies distalis dentis [TA]
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dis·tal sur·face of tooth

(distal sŭrfăs tūth) [TA]
Contact surface of tooth that is directed away from the median plane of the dental arch; opposite to the mesial surface of a tooth.
Synonym(s): facies distalis dentis.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Intraoral examination revealed a proximal carious lesion involving the distal surface of tooth 74 and occlusal caries with 75 (Figure 1).