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Descriptor English:   Malocclusion 
Descriptor Spanish:   Maloclusión 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Má Oclusão 
Synonyms English:   Angle Classification
Angle's Classification
Angles Classification
Bite, Cross
Bites, Cross
Classification, Angle's
Cross Bite
Cross Bites
Crowding, Tooth
Crowdings, Tooth
Tooth Crowding  
Tree Number:   C07.793.494
Definition English:   Such malposition and contact of the maxillary and mandibular teeth as to interfere with the highest efficiency during the excursive movements of the jaw that are essential for mastication. (Jablonski, Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982) 
Indexing Annotation English:   entry term ANGLE'S CLASSIFICATION: Angle's classes MALOCCLUSION, ANGLE CLASS I & MALOCCLUSION, ANGLE CLASS II & MALOCCLUSION, ANGLE CLASS III are also available but index Angle's classification in general or unspecified as MALOCCLUSION /class
See Related English:   Dentition
Mandibular Advancement
Orthodontics, Corrective
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   8483 
Unique Identifier:   D008310 

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