dentine


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den·tin

 (dĕn′tĭn) or den·tine (-tēn′)
n.
The main, calcareous part of a tooth, beneath the enamel and surrounding the pulp chamber and root canals.

den′tin·al (dĕn′tə-nəl, dĕn-tē′-) adj.

dentine

(ˈdɛntiːn) or

dentin

n
(Dentistry) the calcified tissue surrounding the pulp cavity of a tooth and comprising the bulk of the tooth
[C19: from denti- + -in]
ˈdentinal adj

dentine

Bony tooth tissue that encloses the pulp chamber and root canals.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dentine - a calcareous material harder and denser than bone that comprises the bulk of a toothdentine - a calcareous material harder and denser than bone that comprises the bulk of a tooth
animal material - material derived from animals
ivory, tusk - a hard smooth ivory colored dentine that makes up most of the tusks of elephants and walruses
2.dentine - bone (calcified tissue) surrounding the pulp cavity of a tooth
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
tooth - hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense
Translations

dentine

[ˈdentiːn] Ndentina f, esmalte m dental
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The high abrasive nature erodes the enamel, leading to exposure of the inner layer known as dentine, thus damaging the teeth.
They describe the development of dental caries, devices for diagnosis in clinical practice and epidemiological settings, and insights into the way a dentine carious cavity can be managed from a tissue removal and restoration perspective.
Dentine Hypersensitivity [DH] is a common occurrence and under extreme conditions when dentine tubules is exposed to the oral cavity patients will experience a short, sharp pain.
Dental findings of this condition are enlarged pulp chambers, pulp horns which spread outside the dentino-enamel junction, enamel and dentine defects, poorly defined lamina-dura, short roots and hypoplastic alveolar ridge (4,9-11).
The loose connective tissue of the dental pulp is embryologically and histologically related to the dentine surrounding it, giving rise to the dentine-pulp complex.
CAST index was designed for use in International epidemiological surveys and permits registration of sound teeth, sealants, restorations, enamel and dentine caries lesions, advanced stages of caries lesions into the pulp and tooth-surrounding tissues and teeth lost due to dental caries.
Moreover, a Cochrane Database Systematic Review failed to find strong evidence supporting the efficacy of potassium nitrate toothpaste for dentine hypersensitivity (26).
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You're a "teeth grinder", wearing off the protective enamel and exposing the sensitive dentine underneath.
Tideglusib works by stimulating stem cells in the pulp of teeth, the source of new dentine. Dentine is the mineralised substance beneath tooth enamel that gets eaten away by tooth decay.
One of the desirable properties of the root canal obturation material is its ability to adhere to root dentine [1].