permanent tooth


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per·ma·nent tooth

[TA]
1 of 32 teeth belonging to the second, or permanent, dentition; eruption of the permanent teeth begins from the fifth to the seventh year, and is not completed until the 17th-23rd year, when the last of the third molars appears.

permanent tooth

n.
One of the second set of teeth in mammals that grow as the milk teeth are shed. Humans have 32 permanent teeth.

per·ma·nent tooth

(pĕr'mă-nĕnt tūth) [TA]
One of the 32 teeth belonging to the second, or permanent, dentition; eruption of the permanent teeth begins from the fifth to the seventh year, and is not completed until the 17th-23rd year, when the last of the wisdom teeth appears.
Synonym(s): dens permanens [TA] , second tooth, secondary dentition.

per·ma·nent tooth

(per'mă-nĕnt tūth) [TA]
One of 32 teeth belonging to the second, or permanent, dentition; eruption of permanent teeth begins from the fifth to the seventh year, and is not completed until the 17th-23rd year, when the last of the third molars appears.
Synonym(s): dens permanens [TA] , dens succedaneus, second tooth, secondary dentition, succedaneous dentition.
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Basically, the pericoronal space of the underlying permanent tooth in radicular cysts appears normal, usually with a total or partially distinct cortical layer of bone.
The authors also speculate that the difference between the two groups may not be significant because none of the children are so old as to see much permanent tooth decay.
That leaves room for your permanent tooth to come through your gum.
The presence of baby teeth in the middle teenage years indicates a potential problem such as a congenitally absent permanent tooth or an impacted permanent tooth.
But if a baby tooth is lost too early, the permanent tooth won't be ready to replace it.
If a permanent tooth is knocked completely out of its socket, contact a dentist immediately.
However, early tooth loss has its own repercussions, it can cause the other teeth to drift in to close the space and the space that was originally meant for the permanent tooth is lost.
Failure of permanent tooth eruption in patients with CCD has been attributed to insufficient bone resorption.
Have any of your students ever had an accident where a permanent tooth has been knocked out?
Halgekar Institute of Dental Sciences and Research Centre, Belgaum, with the chief complaint of non-eruption of upper front permanent tooth.
These materials are designed to dissolve while the body is naturally reabsorbing the root in preparation of the tooth falling out to be replaced by a permanent tooth later on in life.
An avulsed permanent tooth should be replaced quickly, within seconds or minutes.

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