jaw relation


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jaw relation

any relation of the mandible to the maxilla.

jaw relation

Any relation of the position of the maxilla to that of the mandible.
See also: relation
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Silverman has advised to include morphologic, physiologic phenomena, and functional activity to access the proper jaw relation which is applicable for all pediatric patients requiring complete dentures.
Dentoskeletal OJ: A New Method for Assessment of Sagittal Jaw Relation.
Impressions, jaw relation records, occlusal plane orientation, tooth mold and shade selection, and maxillary anterior tooth positioning record