flush terminal plane


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flush ter·mi·nal plane

(flŭsh tĕrmi-năl plān)
The distal surfaces of maxillary and mandibular primary second molars that lie in the same vertical plane.
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To summarize, flush terminal plane, class I canine relation, ideal overjet, ideal overbite, and spaced arches prevailed among majority of the study population without any gender variations.
In the determination of primary second molar relationship, if one side ends with distal or mesial step while the other side ends with flush terminal plane, it was recorded as flush terminal plane.
Out of the 323 children examined, 75% had flush terminal plane, 11.1% distal step and 13.9% mesial step molar relation.