maxillary dental arcade

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maxillary dental arcade

[TA]
the teeth supported by the alveolar process of the two maxillae, whether the 10 deciduous teeth or the 16 permanent teeth.
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max·il·lar·y den·tal ar·cade

(maksi-lar-ē dentăl ahr-kād) [TA]
Teeth supported by alveolar process of two maxillae, whether 10 deciduous or 16 permanent teeth.
Synonym(s): arcus dentalis superior, superior dental arch.
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In our study, a TSD of 1.5 mm spread throughout the entire maxillary dentition that represents a clinically insignificant amount, whereas a discrepancy of 1.5 mm on a lateral incisor would be considered a significant clinical discrepancy.
Moreover, the incidence of hypodontia and anodontia is reported higher in the mandibular dentition than that in the maxillary dentition [8].
1 Open bite - Lack of vertical overlap of the mandibular dentition by the maxillary dentition
The three specimens of Choloepus exhibit additional teeth in their maxillary dentition, without restriction to a specific species level of occurrence.
Full-mouth rehabilitation was undertaken but later, in the permanent dentition, the patient was diagnosed with dilaceration of the maxillary left permanent central incisor, severely crowded maxillary dentition and palatally displaced second premolars (Figure 5a).
In a growing child the use of face mask8 and force application systems that attach elastic forces to the maxillary dentition has been used to correct midface deficiencies.
The maxillary dentition was restored with a conventional denture because the patient had been wear- ing, had tolerated, and had accepted a complete denture.
Class II malocclusions can be corrected by combinations of restriction or redirection of the maxillary growth, distal movement of the maxillary dentition, mesial movement of the mandibular dentition, and enhancement or redirection of the mandibular growth.
Loss of a first premolar occurred in 24 individuals; all but one were in the maxillary dentition. Agenesis of [P.sup.1] was bilateral in five specimens (Fig.
With regard to the protocol for occlusal reconstruction, Brown [7] had a classic discussion that describes the definite restoration process for patients who have a splint in the maxillary dentition: make 2 maxillary canine preparations and temporary crowns first, perform a complete restoration and establish the primary anterior guiding and canine protection, and finally perform the maxillary anterior incisor prosthesis and the restoration of the appearance of the anterior teeth.
TABLE 1: PERCENTAGE OF MISSING TEETH IN MAXILLARY DENTITION
Extra oral findings were not very much significant except missing left side maxillary dentition which was evident due to functional movement of lips during speaking and smiling etc (Fig.2).