Apex of the tooth in osseus socket - alveolus; longitudinal section; human, adult

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Title Apex of the tooth in osseus socket - alveolus; longitudinal section; human, adult
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 bone; apical foramen; pulp canal
Description Stain: Hematoxylin and eosin. From top to bottom: apex region with two tips of dentin covered with cement (darker stained rim; left and right side); note at right tip a dark calcified spot (free cementicle); centrally pulp canal between the tips filled with connective tissue containing blood vessels and a thick bundle of nerves; in the middle a wide spaced apical foramen where pulpal connective tissue continues into the periodontal ligament (left and right side); bundles of collagen fibers (apical fibers) present between cellular cementum and the osseous alveolar wall (bottom left and right).
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Format image/jpeg
Rights http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.5/
Collection Poja Histology Collection - Oral Cavity Subset
ARK ark:/87278/s6w98cc6
Setname ehsl_heal
Date Created 2012-12-06
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 890272
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w98cc6
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