As compared with permanent
maxillary central incisor, permanent lateral incisor has a
Well developed
linguoincisal ridge& concave lingual fossa
Often in permanent
maxillary lateral incisor, a deep developmental groove is seen at the
Distal aspect of cingulum
From the incisal aspect as
compared to permanent maxillary central incisor, the permanent maxillary
lateral incisor exhibit more
Convexity in labial and
palatal surface
The smallest permanent
mandibular anterior teeth is the
Central incisor. It is the
smallest of all anterior in permanent dentition.
The permanent mandibular
incisors labial surfaces are inclined
The relationship of
labiolingual diameter to mesiodistal diameter of permanent mandibular central
incisor is that the labiolingual diameter is
In the permanent mandibular
incisors the cingulum
Has no developmental
In permanent dentition,
fewest developmental lines and grooves are observed in
Mandibular incisors
The permanent teeth that
has the incisal edge at right angles to the line bisecting crown
labiolingually is
Mandibular central incisors
The crown of the permanent
mandibular lateral incisor has a appearance of being twisted slightly on its
root base because
To follow the curvature of


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