How are teeth numbered in the human mouth?

Answer Throughout the lifespan, an individual will have two sets of teeth: 20 primary (baby) teeth and then 32 permanent (adult) teeth. There are two numbering systems used to identify specific teeth with... Read More »

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Is there a good substitute for human teeth that can be used for a science project if the school doesn't allow the use of human or animal teeth?

you could get some type of bone or antlers and shave them to the shape you want.

How many teeth are found in set of temporary or baby human teeth?

Why would someone have teeth growing out of their gums above other teeth in the front of their mouth?

Answer Lack of space causes this.It happens a lot to children that their permanent teeth come before the milk tooth fall out. To be sure, ask the dentist if there is a problem. Most of the time thi... Read More »

Is it normal to still have pain when you open your mouth to eat and be unable to open your mouth fully 2 weeks after having your wisdom teeth removed?

Answer It can be normal. It's sometimes quite a surgery. If you are having any concerns, call you doctor. If it isn't getting better at all or starts to get worse, call your doctor. But some ac... Read More »