Medical Definition of Dental impaction

1. A tooth which is within the alveolus (the tooth socket within the alveolar bone of the jaw) and is prevented from erupting into its normal position. (27 Sep 1997)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dental Impaction

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dental identification
dental impaction (current term)
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