premaxilla


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premaxilla

[¦prē·mak′sil·ə]
(anatomy)
Either of two bones of the upper jaw of vertebrates located in front of and between the maxillae.
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An 18 years old female reported to dental department at Fatima Memorial Hospital with pain in the left premaxilla (lateral incisor and canine region) and slight swelling.
19-26 pored lateral-line scales; anal-fin with 24-26 branched rays; premaxilla with four teeth in outer row; pelvic fins with seven branched rays H.
In study casts: the alveolar arch form presence of erupting teeth and their positions position of the premaxilla and maxillary arch dimensions (width
Peak opening of the jaw (gape) was measured by identifying and manually measuring the distance between the tip of the premaxilla and the mandible.
Influence of the patients' sex, type of dental prosthesis and antagonist on residual bone resorption at the level of the premaxilla.
Previous evidence indicates that primary bone grafts, when performed in the deciduous dentition, interfere with the growth of the anterior and inferior maxilla, thereby increasing the risk of crossbites and undermining the angles formed by the teeth and premaxilla [25, 26].
3% HL respectively), jaws equal, mouth terminal, lips soft and flexible, and not covering outer row of premaxilla teeth; ventral border of upper jaw straight; posterior edge of maxilla reaching anterior edge of orbit.
CT showed bilateral, well demarcated, ovoid soft tissue lesions anterior to the premaxilla (Fig.
Bones Osteolysis of the premaxilla and alveolar process of the jaws.