Testing functional and morphological interpretations of enamel thickness along the deciduous tooth row in human children.

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Mahoney, Patrick;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1002/ajpa.22289
  • Subject: GN
    mesheuropmc: stomatognathic diseases | stomatognathic system

The significance of a gradient in enamel thickness along the human permanent molar row has been debated in the literature. Some attribute increased enamel thickness from first to third molars to greater bite force during chewing. Others argue that thicker third molar en... View more
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