Flashcards in Types Of Dentin Deck (10)
Dentin b/w tubules- not as mineralized as peritubular
Surrounds the pulp chamber, highly mineralized
Primary dentin is formed when?
Before closing of the apical foramen
Secondary dentin deposited at...
Pulpal periphery after root is completed
*formed slower and less mineralized than primary
Tertiary dentin forms in response to
Tertiary dentin responds to..
Caries or restorative
As we age what kind of dentin do we continuously have
Undifferentiated cells can become odontoblasts and lay down what kind of dentin?
Creates the walls of the dentin tubules