impacted tooth

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Noun1.impacted tooth - a disorder in which a tooth is so crowded in its socket that it cannot erupt normally
disorder, upset - a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning; "the doctor prescribed some medicine for the disorder"; "everyone gets stomach upsets from time to time"
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im·pact·ed tooth

n. diente impactado.
References in periodicals archive ?
Tooth impaction refers to the failure of teeth to erupt into the mouth within the normal time, where the failure of eruption appears to originate from mechanical blocking.
The incidence of canine transmigration and tooth impaction in a Turkish subpopulation.
Malkoc, "The incidence of canine transmigration and tooth impaction in a Turkish subpopulation," European Journal of Orthodontics, vol.
To assist tooth eruption, when tooth impaction is a consequence of gingival enlargement, flap surgery allows for complete exposure of the impacted tooth by apically repositioning a thinned gingival flap.
They claimed that primary tooth impaction is usually associated with defect in the development and eruption of the permanent successors (Ostuka et al.