Chapter 10. Dental Pathology

  1. M. Anne Katzenberg Ph.D.2 and
  2. Shelley R. Saunders Ph.D.3
  1. Dr. Simon Hillson Ph.D.

Published Online: 9 AUG 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470245842.ch10

Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, Second Edition

Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, Second Edition

How to Cite

Hillson, S. (2008) Dental Pathology, in Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, Second Edition (eds M. A. Katzenberg and S. R. Saunders), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470245842.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Archaeology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada

  2. 3

    Department of Anthropology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Author Information

  1. Institute of Archaeology, University College London, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 AUG 2007
  2. Published Print: 21 MAR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471793724

Online ISBN: 9780470245842

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Keywords:

  • diseases and injuries of teeth and jaws;
  • heavy tooth wear, fracturing or chipping;
  • micro-organisms in dental plaque

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Defects of Dental Development in the Enamel of the Tooth Crown

  • Tooth Wear: Chipping and Fractures

  • Plaque-Related Diseases

  • Suggested Scoring Schemes for Caries and Periodontal Disease

  • Supragingival Calculus

  • Occlusal Surface Caries in Premolars and Molars

  • Caries in Pit Sites of Molars and Upper Incisors

  • Occlusal Attrition Score

  • Occlusal Attrition Facet Dentine Caries and Pulp Exposure

  • Occlusal Attrition Facet Enamel Edge Chipping and Caries

  • Approximal Attrition Facet Measurement

  • Mesial and Distal Approximal Attrition Score

  • Mesial and Distal Contact Area Caries

  • Buccal/Labial and Lingual Enamel Smooth-Surface Caries Site

  • Root Surface Caries

  • Root Exposure on Buccal/Labial, Lingual, Mesial, and Distal Sides

  • Subgingival Calculus on Buccal/Labial, Lingual, Mesial, and Distal Sides

  • General Remodelling of the Buccal and Lingual Plates

  • Periapical Bone Loss

  • Deformities of the Alveolar Process

  • Approximal Wall Defect Score

  • Presentation of Caries Rates

  • References