occlusal harmony


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oc·clu·sal har·mo·ny

occlusion without deflective or interceptive occlusal contacts in centric jaw relation as well as eccentric movements.

occlusal harmony

a combination of healthy and nondisruptive occlusal relationships between the teeth and their supporting structures, the associated neuromuscular mechanisms, and the temporomandibular joints.

oc·clu·sal har·mo·ny

(ŏ-klūzăl hahrmŏ-nē)
Occlusion without deflective or interceptive occlusal contacts in centric jaw relation as well as eccentric movements.
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Dental team including a pedodontist and oral surgeon should plan a regular follow-up procedure and the consecutive prosthetic rehabilitation aiming to achieve a better occlusal harmony.
The functionally generated path (FGP) is a static representation of the opposing cusp's dynamic movement from a centric position to eccentric positions to achieve optimal articulation and occlusal harmony.
Identifying a case of asymptomatic developmental anomaly like fusion is essential as it affects esthetics, arch symmetry, and occlusal harmony.