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1

the small papilla at the anterior end of each sublingual fold contains openings of the submandibular duct and sublingual duct

sublingual caruncle

2

________ also include the same teeth as primary teeth, as well as premolars

adult or permanent teeth

3

the temporomandibular joint is superior

zygomatic arch

4

the large strap muscle is located on each side of the neck

sternocleidomastoid muscle

5

what orofacial tissue is the linea alba located?

buccal mucosa

6

what lingual papillae are located on the lateral side of the tongue?
Has vertical ridges

foliate papillae

7

the main part of the anteriro border of the ramus forms a concave forward curve is

coronoid notch

8

a strong muscle forming the cheek and is felt when a patient clenches the teeth together

masseter muscle

9

Underside of tongue has large visible blood vessels, the deep lingual veins

Ventral surface of tongue

10

the main feature of the nasal region is the

external nose

11

what are the regions of the face

frontal, orbital, nasal, infraorbital, zygomatic, buccal, oral, and mental

12

the root of a mature and fully erupted tooth is composed of what?

dentin, pulp, and cementum

13

____________ are located between these folds of tissue created by underlying muscles what patients call their "tonsils"

palatine tonsils

14

the upper and lower lips meet at each corner of the mouth or the ______

labial commissure

15

an orofacial structure that is located in the midline of the face or neck is

philtrum

16

a midline depression on the dorsal surface of the tongue

median lingual sulcus

17

inferior to the zygomatic arch and just anterior to the external ear is

temporomandibular joint

18

what surface of the tongue is noted for its visible large blood vessels and deep lingual veins

the underside or ventral surface

19

the pink labial mucosa or buccal mucosa meets the redder ___________ at the mucobuccal fold

alveolar mucosa

20

what orofacial structure contains the alveolus of a tooth

alveolar process

21

what orofacial structure contributes to the prominence of the neck and is also called the "adams apple"

hyoid bone

22

the lips are the fleshy folds that mark the gateway to the

oral cavity proper

23

elevation of tissue on inner part of buccal mucosa opposite the maxillary second molar

parotid papilla

24

plural of ramus

rami

25

closest to inner cheek

buccal

26

hard outer layer of a tooth crown

enamel

27

mandibular feature between coronoid process and the condyle

Corinoid notch

28

small yellow elevations that increase with age

Fordyce's spots

29

main feature of the nasal region

external nose

30

heavy horizontal part of maxilla inferior to the teeth

body

31

glands that can be palpated close or within thyroid gland

parathyroid

32

division of face into thirds

vertical dimension

33

need to be recorded in patients chart if palpable

lymph nodes

34

located at midline between labial and alveolar mucosa on both dental arches

labial frenum

35

terminates in a thicker area of the midline of the upper lip at the tubercle of the upper lip

philtrum

36

loss of this border with excessive sun damage

vermilion border

37

main feature of the mental region

chin

38

midline marking of mandible feature

symphysis

39

incisors and canines

anteriors

40

maxillary arch bony growth that may be related to occlusal trauma

exostoses

41

attaches a tooth to bony surface of the alveoli

periodontal ligament

42

slow growing masses in premolar area noted on radiographs

tori

43

the line of demarcation between the attached gingiva and the alveolar mucosa is the

mucogingival junction

44

the region of the face that is located inferior to the orbital region and lateral to the nasal region

infraorbital region

45

what is separated by the midline nasal septum

nares

46

the lips are outlined from the surrounding skin by a transition zone

vermilion border

47

what arch extends from just below the lateral margin of the eye toward the middle part of the ear

zygomatic arch

48

what structure is not visible in any portion on intraoral examination

laryngopharynx

49

__________, an endocrine gland can be palpated within the midline cervical area

thyroid gland

50

a midline fold of tissue between the ventral surface of the tongue and the floor of the mouth

lingual frenum

51

what region of the face is composed of the soft tissue of the cheek

buccal region

52

just distal to the maxillary arch is a tissue covered elevation of the bone called the

maxillary tuberosity

53

is a white ridge of raised callused tissue that extends horizontally at the level of the maxillary and mandibular teeth come together and occlude

linea alba

54

a midline ridge of tissue on the hard palate

median palatine raphe

55

a muscular tube that serves both the respiratory and digestive systems

pharynx

56

surfaces of the tongue have small, elevated structures of specialized mucosa. some are associated with taste buds

lingual papillae

57

structure that can be palpated in the anterior midline of the neck

thyroid cartilage

58

outermost layer of the root is composed of

cementum

59

Fordyce's spots are composed of

sebum from sebaceous tissue

60

the facial portion of the alveolus of the _______, the vertically placed eminence, is especially prominent on the maxilla

canine

61

each body of the maxilla is superior to the teeth and contains

maxillary sinus

62

sublingual folds are located where

floor of the mouth

63

the ________ gland is located irregularly from the zygomatic arch down to the posterior border of the lower jaw

parotid salivary gland

64

Foramen cecum is beginning of

Thyroid

65

White ridge if keratinized epithelium on buccal mucosa at the level where teeth occlude

Linea alba