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1

Best AM record?

Radiographs

2

Name two dental features of Mongoloid races?

1. Shovel shaped upper centralk incisors
2. Occlusal enamel pearls in premolars and on roots of teeth

3

Name two dental features in caucasian races?

1. Lateral incisors in upper jaw, smaller than central
2. Carabelli's cusp: small additional cusp at mesio palatal line angle of maxillary first molars

4

Age estimation in children:

1. Tooth eruption
2. Tooth development/minerlisation

5

Age estimation in adults:

Gustafson
Root transparency
Cementum
Tooth wear
Dentine/pulp ratios
3rd molar