TITLE

mamelon

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1299
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "mamelon" is presented. Mamelon refers to one of three rounded protuberances present on the cutting edge of an incisor tooth when it erupts. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21234962

 

Related Articles

  • peg tooth.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1613 

    A definition of the medical term "peg tooth" is presented. A peg tooth is an abnormally shaped tooth of genetic origin. Usually noted as a maxillary lateral incisor with a smaller cone-shaped crown. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • incisor.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1085 

    A definition of the term "incisor" is presented, which means that which cuts; applies to the incisor teeth and the four front teeth in each jaw of the adult.

  • infradentale.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1103 

    A definition of the medical term "infradentale" is presented. Infradentale means a craniometric landmark; it is the bony point between the mandibular central incisors. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is...

  • incisive.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1085 

    A definition of the term "incisive" is presented, which means the cutting or having the power of cutting or relating to the incisor teeth.

  • incisura.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1085 

    A definition of the term "incisura" is presented, which means an incision, incisure, notch, emargination or indentation at the edge of any structure.

  • path.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1605 

    A definition of the medical term "path" is presented. The term refers to a particular course that is followed or traversed, as in condyle path, incisor path, and path of instantaneous center of rotation. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • Africa, sub-Saharan.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p52 

    A definition of the term Africa, sub-Saharan is presented. Sub-Saharan Africa is the large region of Africa that lies just south of the Sahara desert. Common infections in this region include malaria, meningitis, tuberculosis, and HIV. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical...

  • glycogen (GLY-koh-jen).  // Diabetes Dictionary (NIDDK);10/1/2005, p16 

    The medical term "glycogen," which refers to the form of glucose found in the liver and muscles, is presented. The definition from the "Diabetes Dictionary" also provides the term's pronunciation.

  • heredity.  // Diabetes Dictionary (NIDDK);10/1/2005, p17 

    The medical term "heredity," which refers to the passing of a trait from parent to child, is presented. The definition is from the "Diabetes Dictionary."

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics