Dental Characteristics Of The Mandibular Lateral Incisor

The mandibular lateral incisor is a little larger in all dimensions than the mandibular central incisor in the same mouth. The crown of the mandibular lateral incisor resembles that of the mandibular central incisor, but it is not as bilaterally symmetrical. The distal outline is rounded compared to a flatter mesial crown outline. The crown… Continue reading Dental Characteristics Of The Mandibular Lateral Incisor

Anatomy Of The Maxillary Central Incisor

The crown of the maxillary central incisor is the longest of all the human teeth, including that of the canines. The crown is narrowest in the cervical third and becomes broader toward the incisal third. The broad depression (concavity) on the lingual surface of the maxillary central incisor is called lingual fossa – fossa lingualis,… Continue reading Anatomy Of The Maxillary Central Incisor