interdental


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Related to interdental: glottal, interdental papilla, Interdental lisp

in·ter·den·tal

(in'tĕr-den'tăl),
1. Between the teeth.
2. Denoting the relationship between the proximal surfaces of the teeth of the same arch.
[inter- + L. dens, tooth]

interdental

/in·ter·den·tal/ (-den´t'l) between the proximal surfaces of adjacent teeth in the same arch.

interdental

(ĭn′tər-dĕn′tl)
adj.
Located or made for use between the teeth.

in′ter·den′tal·ly adv.

in·ter·den·tal

(in'tĕr-den'tăl)
1. Between the teeth.
2. Denoting the relationship between the proximal surfaces of the teeth of the same arch.
[inter- + L. dens, tooth]

interdental

Adj
1. Between the teeth.
2. A consonant pronounced with the tip of the tongue between the teeth, as ‘th-’.

Interdental

Between the teeth.
Mentioned in: Oral Hygiene

in·ter·den·tal

(in'tĕr-den'tăl)
1. Between teeth.
2. Denoting the relationship between proximal surfaces of teeth of same arch.
[inter- + L. dens, tooth]

interdental (in´turden´təl),

adj situated between the proximal surfaces of adjacent teeth.
interdental canal,
interdental embrasure,
interdental gingiva,
interdental septum,
interdental splint,
interdental tip,
n an oral hygiene tool that features a rubber tip shaped like a small cone or pyramid; used to assist in the removal of plaque and other matter from between teeth. Also effective in and around the gingival area.
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The interdental brush cleans along the gum line to prevent plaque buildup which leads to gingivitis.
The dental hygienist is educated to observe host response to dental hygiene services as part of individualized, patient-centered care that includes interdental cleansing.
In the professional's mind, interdental cleaning is crucial.
The re-designed Proxabrush family of interdental brushes has been constructed to remove up to 25 percent more plaque with new unique triangular bristles.
This area displayed localized acute gingivitis with erythematous marginal and attached tissue, bulbous papillae, loss of interdental papillae, and moderate bleeding upon probing.
The interdental tips appear to do a good job, so much so that we experienced slight bleeding of the gums, but this is apparently normal and stops after a few days.
Den-Flow disposable irrigation tips for interdental cleaning are a simple and effective means to irrigate interdental areas.
Part of the Procter and Gamble Company, the brand includes manual and power toothbrushes for children and adults, oral irrigators and oral care centers and interdental products, such as dental floss.
Using an antiseptic mouthrinse produces an antimicrobial effect throughout the entire mouth, including areas easily missed during toothbrushing and interdental cleaning.
Most patients will improve their oral health by adding an ADA-Accepted antimicrobial mouthrinse to their self-care daily regimen of brushing and interdental cleaning.
Plackers, which holds the patent on the first disposable flosser, makes innovative oral care products for the whole family, including a range of flossers that are engineered not to stretch, shred or break, as well as interdental brushes, Grind No More (R) night protectors and more.