Ten Cate's Oral Histology: Development, Structure, and Function

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Elsevier Health Sciences, 2008 - Medical - 411 pages
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Understand oral histology and learn to apply your knowledge in the clinical setting with this definitive reference. Updated and enhanced, it provides insight on contemporary research and trends in oral histology, embryology, physiology, oral biology, and postnatal growth and development essential to your success in dentistry!

  • Topics for Consideration boxes present expert perspectives on current trends and encourage additional research.
  • Content outlines provide quick reference to specific topics within chapters.
  • Logical organization enhances your understanding of chapter content and helps you review more effectively.
  • Up-to-date recommended readings direct you to additional sources of relevant information.
  • Concise, user-friendly writing style makes complex concepts easier to grasp.
  • Companion CD includes over 300 multiple choice questions and over 100 labeling exercises that help you assess your comprehension and prepare for Part I of the board exam.


  • Hundreds of full-color illustrations visually acquaint you with the oral structures and microscopic anatomy you'll encounter in dental care.
  • Electronic image collection included on the companion CD is now in full-color, giving you clear, vibrant visual references for convenient study and review.
  

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Contents

STRUCTURE OF THE ORAL TISSUES
1
GENERAL EMBRYOLOGY
16
EMBRYOLOGY OF THE HEAD FACE AND ORAL CAVITY
32
CYTOSKELETON JUNCTIONS FIBROBLASTS AND EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX
57
DEVELOPMENT OF THE TOOTH AND ITS SUPPORTING TISSUES
79
BONE
108
COMPOSITION FORMATION AND STRUCTURE
141
DENTINPULP COMPLEX
191
PERIODONTIUM
239
ERUPTION AND SHEDDING
268
SALIVARY GLANDS
290
ORAL MUCOSA
319
TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT
358
REPAIR AND REGENERATION OF ORAL TISSUES
379
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About the author (2008)

Antonio Nanci is Professor and Director of the Laboratory for the Study of Calcified Tissues and Biomaterials, Director, Department of Stomatology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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