Structure of wisdom tooth

Known as: Third Molar, Wisdom Teeth, Wisdom Tooth 
The last tooth to come in at the back of each side of the upper and lower jaws. Third molars usually come in between 17 and 23 years of age, but not… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Host-derived proteases have been reported to degrade the collagen matrix of incompletely-resin-infiltrated dentin. This study… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
  • K. Hikitaa, B. Van Meerbeeka, +5 authors M. Peumansa
  • 2006
K. Hikitaa,b, B. Van Meerbeeka, J. De Muncka, T. Ikedaa,c, K. Van Landuyta, T. Maidab, P. Lambrechtsa, M. Peumansa,∗ a Leuven… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The dental follicle is an ectomesenchymal tissue surrounding the developing tooth germ. It is believed that this tissue contains… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Periodontal diseases that lead to the destruction of periodontal tissues--including periodontal ligament (PDL… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
AIM To compare mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA) with calcium hydroxide when used as pulp-capping materials in human teeth… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE This study examined, with the use of transmission electron microscopy (TEM), the aggressiveness of three self-etching… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The important role of genetics has been increasingly recognized in recent years with respect to the understanding of dental… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We demonstrate that a mutation in the homeobox gene, MSX1, causes a common developmental anomaly, familial tooth agenesis… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to test the null hypothesis that there is no relationship between the bonded surface… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The incidence of complications associated with the removal of impacted third molars in a group of 500 patients treated by oral… (More)
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