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Cenentocytes are entrapped

Cementoblasts

2

Types of cementum:
Acellular-
Cellular-

Width doesn't change, cervical 1/3-1/2 of root, no embedded cementocytes

Embedded cementocytes, formed after tooth erupts, width can change with life of tooth, can widen with age

3

CEJ junctional patterns:

O- 60% overlap
M- 30% meet
G- 10% gap