secondary dentition


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Noun1.secondary dentition - dentition of permanent teeth
teeth, dentition - the kind and number and arrangement of teeth (collectively) in a person or animal
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An obvious defence, amongst many others, is that to ignore disease in the primary dentition is simply laying the foundations of disease progression to the secondary dentition.
Timing is critical, as this is best done after the majority of facial growth is complete and the secondary dentition is erupting; typically at about 6 to 8 years of age, or when the central incisors are erupting.
Resorption of primary molars and canines normally occurs in connection with eruption of the secondary dentition.