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Functions of pulp

1. Support/maintenance of coronal dentin
2. Sensory
3. Nutritional
4. Protective (undifferentiated mesenchymal cells, fibroblasts)

2

Coronal pulp shadows

Tooth shape. 6 sided- apical, occlusal, diminish first

3

Radicular pulp continues with..

Periapical tissue, tubular in shape

4

Pulp horns

Occlusal most extent of the pulp

5

Origin of pulp

Inner cells of dental papilla