Dental Occlusion D003766

Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques, and Equipment [E] » Dentistry [E06] » Dental Occlusion

Phenomena and Processes [G] » Digestive System and Oral Physiological Phenomena [G10] » Dental Physiological Phenomena » Dental Occlusion

Description

The relationship of all the components of the masticatory system in normal function. It has special reference to the position and contact of the maxillary and mandibular teeth for the highest efficiency during the excursive movements of the jaw that are essential for mastication. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p556, p472)   MeSH

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