incisal margin

in·ci·sal mar·gin

[TA]
the part of an anterior tooth farthest from the apex of the root.

in·ci·sal mar·gin

(in-sīzăl mahrjin) [TA]
Part of an anterior tooth farthest from the apex of the root.
Synonym(s): cutting edge (2) , incisal edge, incisal surface, margo incisalis, shearing edge.
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The crown morphology is usually normal, sometimes a sulcus forms on the incisal margin, or a particularly deep and wide foramen cecum with prominent lingual cusp [7,10].
The minimum and maximum distances of the inferior tumor margin away from the incisal margin were 1 cm and 4 cm respectively in case of no fixation.
Oral manifestations which may be seen include malocclusion, labiogingival adherences, gingival hypertrophy, accessory labiogingival frenula, serrated incisal margins, dental transposition, diastema, conical teeth, enamel hypoplasia, hypodontia, and teeth erupted or exfoliated prematurely, which were present in our patient too.