An ultrastructural study of tooth resorption in the kitten.


Eleven kittens of various ages were used to obtain teeth in situ at differing stages of exfoliation. The teeth were processed by routine techniques for examination by light and transmission electron microscopy. The dental hard tissues were eroded by odontoclasts supported by numerous blood vessels, fibroblasts, and macrophages. No evidence of intracellular… (More)


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