interproximal
adjective Date: 1897 situated or used in the areas between adjoining teeth <
interproximal space
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  • interproximal — Between adjoining surfaces. * * * in·ter·prox·i·mal .int ər präk sə məl adj situated, occurring, or used in the areas between adjoining teeth <interproximal space> in·ter·prox·i·mal·ly ē adv * * * in·ter·prox·i·mal (in″tər… …   Medical dictionary

  • interproximal — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • interproximal — in·ter·proximal …   English syllables

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  • interproximal space — interproximate space the space between the proximal surfaces of adjoining teeth; sometimes used to designate especially the space between the proximal surfaces of adjoining teeth that is gingival to the area of contact (septal s.). Cf. embrasure …   Medical dictionary

  • interproximal papilla — p. gingivalis …   Medical dictionary

  • interproximal surface of tooth — facies approximalis dentis …   Medical dictionary

  • Radiografía interproximal o de aleta mordida — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda La radiografía interproximal es una de las técnicas utilizadas en la radiografía intrabucal. La radiografía intrabucal es una técnica exploratoria consistente en la colocación, dentro de la boca, de placas… …   Wikipedia Español

  • espacio interproximal — espacio triangular entre las superficies proximales de dientes adyacentes, normalmente lleno de tejido gingival (papilas gingivales); a veces se llama así en especial al espacio entre las superficies proximales de dientes adyacentes gingival al… …   Diccionario médico

  • interdental gingiva — interproximal gingiva the portion of the gingiva occupying the interproximal space beneath the area of tooth contact, consisting of two papillae and a depression (col) that connects the papillae and conforms to the shape of the interproximal… …   Medical dictionary

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