enamel tuft


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e·nam·el tuft

a group of structures representing defects in tooth mineralization that extend from the dentinoenamel junction into the enamel to about one half its thickness.
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enamel tuft

An abnormal structure formed in the development of enamel, consisting of poorly calcified twisted rods.
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e·nam·el tuft

(ĕ-namĕl tŭft)
Structure represents defects in tooth mineralization that extend from dentinoenamel junction into enamel to about half its thickness.
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