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incisor

a chisel-edged tooth at the front of the mouth. In man there are four in each jaw

incisor

[in′sīz·ər]
(anatomy)
A tooth specialized for cutting, especially those in front of the canines on the upper jaw of mammals.
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The sum of the mesiodistal measurements of the following groups of teeth was pooled and the means were calculated: The four mandibular incisors, the mandibular canines and premolars, the maxillary canines and premolars in each quadrant.
She also had Angle Class II malocclusion with retrusive upper and lower incisors, mildly increased overjet, and severely increased overbite due to both upper- and lower-incisor overeruptions (Figure 1, 2).
In the present study, the maxillary incisors showed pronounced extrusion, palatal movement, and alter in their axial inclination, in spite of these teeth being notched in the acrylic.
Salama and Abdel-Megid12 found that peg shaped maxillary lateral incisors were present in 9% of the Saudi Arabia sample.
Our lab's objective is to learn the rules that let mouse incisors grow continuously to help us one day grow teeth in the lab, but also to help us identify general principles that could enable us to understand the processes of tissue renewal much more broadly.
Panoramic radiograph showed impacted right maxillary first molar tooth root, well-defined cystic lucent lesion between the right mandibular molarteeth, maxillary lateral incisors with Dl, and periapical lesion related with right maxillary lateral incisor (Figure 1).
The initial lateral cephalometric tracing showed that the patient had a Class II skeletal relationship due to mandibular retrognathy, a normal vertical pattern, and normal upper and proclined lower incisors (Figure 2a; Table 1).
Mandibular transpositions have been reported to only involve incisors and canines (11, 12).
first molars and frequently associated with permanent incisors.
The problem more commonly appears on maxillary lateral incisors (38%), but may also affect the central incisors (9%).
5 years old buffalo heifer were presented with tumorous growth at rostral region of mandible involving the incisors and it appeared deformed (Fig.
For both males and females, the right and left lateral incisors were in golden percentage (15.