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Dental Emergence (Eruption)

The process of tooth migration from its initial position in its bony crypt through the gingival tissue and into the occlusal plane.

Date Added to Lexicon
Standard Source (Designation Number Title of Standard. Publisher, Place, Year.)
ADA 1077-2020 Human Age Assessment by Dental Analysis. American Dental Association (ADA), 211 East Chicago Ave., Chicago, IL, 60611, 2020. Source link