interproximal


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interproximal

 [in″ter-prok´sĭ-mal]
between two adjoining surfaces, as between the proximal surfaces of adjacent teeth.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

in·ter·prox·i·mal

(in'tĕr-prok'si-măl),
Between adjoining surfaces.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

in·ter·prox·i·mal

(in'tĕr-prok'si-măl)
Between adjoining surfaces.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

in·ter·prox·i·mal

(in'tĕr-prok'si-măl)
Between adjoining surfaces.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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[2] According to Davies et al., alveolar defects are considered as dehiscence when there is an absence of at least 4 mm of cortical bone apical to the interproximal bone.
The same clinician also identified the most posterior [greater than or equal to] 5 mm interproximal pocket with a history of BOP as the experimental site.
Los hallazgos se resumieron como indices gingivales globales e interproximales (GI;IGI), indice de sangrado gingival al sondaje (BOP), prevalencia de inflamacion gingival (GI [greater than or equal to] 0.5) y severidad, indices promedio e interproximal de placa visible (VPI;IVPI) e indice de calculo.
Insufficient interproximal reduction can be one of the cause of increased proclination of lower anteriors and increase in arch depth in mandibular arch.
An area-specific breakdown for amounts of total remaining fragments averaged over the 6 indexed teeth (out of 18 potential fragments) was as follows: tenacious broad surfaces 1.9 vs 0.6, tenacious interproximal 3.4 vs 1.4, light calculus broad surfaces 3.6 vs 0.6, light calculus interproximal 8.0 vs 3.1, biofilm broad surfaces 13.4 vs 6.4, and biofilm interproximal 16.6 vs 13.3 for the baseline and test cohorts, respectively (Figure 10).
Due to a Bolton discrepancy, a small amount of interproximal enamel reduction was performed on the lower anterior teeth.
Thus, indications for nonsplinted cemented crowns under Morse taper implants are also feasible due to easy access in the interproximal area, enabling better hygiene [27] and patient adaption, which in turn positively contribute to improve the quality of life [28].
The exterior of the latex-free cup has a leaf-shaped outline designed to reduce splatter and remove hard-to-reach interproximal stains.
In fact, an experimental preparation technique that would involve composite coverage of FRCs only in correspondence of the teeth would leave the fiber exposed in the interproximal zones, thus mimicking conventional metallic splint rigidity and mechanical behavior.
For diagnosing interproximal caries in asthmatic and non-asthmatic children, the use of bitewing radiography was considered, but it was rejected by the ethics committee thinking that children would be exposed to radiation unnecessarily.

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