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Tooth Ankylosis

Solid fixation of a tooth resulting from fusion of the cementum and alveolar bone, with obliteration of the periodontal ligament. It is uncommon in the deciduous dentition and very rare in permanent teeth. (Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)

Year introduced: 1999

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Tree Number(s): C07.793.710

MeSH Unique ID: D020254

Entry Terms:

  • Ankyloses, Tooth
  • Tooth Ankyloses
  • Ankylosis, Dentoalveolar
  • Ankyloses, Dentoalveolar
  • Dentoalveolar Ankyloses
  • Dental Ankylosis
  • Ankyloses, Dental
  • Ankylosis, Dental
  • Dental Ankyloses
  • Dentoalveolar Ankylosis
  • Ankylosis of Teeth
  • Teeth Ankyloses
  • Teeth Ankylosis
  • Ankylosis, Tooth

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