Root tip

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Abstract/Description:Radiopaque area of the alveolar ridge with the structural appearance of the apical portion of a tooth root. A thin periodontal ligament space is visible on the distal. Note the similarity of the radiodensity of the root tip and the adjacent premolar root
Subject(s):Jaws -- Diseases
Pathology, Oral
Tooth Root -- radiography
Mandible -- radiography
Mandible -- pathology
Date Created:2001