Flashcards in Periodontium II Deck (16):
What is the composition of cementum?
What is the predominate collagen in cementum?
Type 1 (90%)
Primary cementum or Acellular extrinisc covers the.... of the root?
the secondary cementum or the cellular intrinisc cementum covers the .... of the root?
Intrinsic fibers of the cementum run
Extrinsic fibers of the cementum run
Name some attributes of AEFC (4)
Cells on surface
What is the function of AEFC?
Attachment of PDL to cementum
Name some attributes of CIFC. (4)
Encapsulated cells (cementocytes)
not in canines or incisors
function of CIFC?
adapt for wear
where do you find the intermediate cementum?
between the tomes and dental cementum proper
What is mixed cementum
AEFC and CIFC
Extrinsic and intrinsic fibers
Hypercementosis can cause
what is most resistant to resorption?
what are they 5 types of tooth movement