Apex of tooth

Known as: Apex, Tooth, Tooth apex, Apices, Tooth 
The tip or terminal end of the root of a tooth. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p62)
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1956-2017
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2011
2011
INTRODUCTION Knowledge of the inferior alveolar nerve (IAN) position is important in avoiding nerve damage during invasive dental… (More)
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVES The purpose of the present study was to investigate the reliability of both periapical radiographs and… (More)
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2009
2009
INTRODUCTION Periapical chronic lesion formation involves activation of the immune response and alveolar bone resorption around… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVES Altered pulp sensitivity of anterior lower teeth is a frequent finding following chin bone harvesting. Persistent loss… (More)
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2005
2005
INTRODUCTION The aim of this paper was to study the effect of transmandibular distraction on the periodontal and dental… (More)
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2004
2004
The aim of the study was to determine how the morphology of occlusal surfaces might affect occlusal loading that is transferred… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND In several publications, we have reported that a distinct resorptive phase of alveolar bone developed during 3 weeks… (More)
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1998
1998
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study is to examine the correlation between histopathologic and radiographic findings and to… (More)
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1997
1997
The distinguishing histopathologic features of focal cemento-osseous dysplasia (FCOD) (including lesions occurring in both… (More)
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1990
1990
Cyst-like cavities in the jaw bone often heal incompletely owing to ingrowth of connective tissue, thus preventing osteogenesis… (More)
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