Permanent tooth - canine, human, adult; low magnification of labiolingual section

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Title Permanent tooth - canine, human, adult; low magnification of labiolingual section
Creator Poels, Lambert G.
Contributor Lambert G. Poels, PhD, UMC St Radboud Nijmegen Paul H. K. Jap, PhD, UMC St Radboud Nijmegen
Subject oral cavity; alveolar process
Description Stain: Hematoxylin and scarlet red. From top to bottom: Crown region with dentin but without enamel (decalcified specimens); Neck region at the attachment of the gingiva to dentin (left and right); Cementum is visible as a dark small rim from the neck region to the bottom of the tooth; Periodontal ligament fills the clear gap between cementum and tooth socket; Root region as the main part of the tooth; the bony collar from neck region down to apex is the region of the alveolar process; The alveolar bone proper surrounds the root and attachs to the periodontal ligament and is composed of thin bony lamellae (woven bone or bundle bone); Supporting alveolar bone (mandible) surrounds above-mentioned lamellae and gives support to the socket; This supporting bone consists of cortical plates (compact bone) and spongy bones; Pulp canal and apical foramen are absent.
Subtype Image
Format image/jpeg
Rights http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.5/
Collection Poja Histology Collection - Oral Cavity Subset
ARK ark:/87278/s65q7z9k
Setname ehsl_heal
Date Created 2012-12-06
Date Modified 2019-01-25
ID 890262
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s65q7z9k
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