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Descriptor English: Cuspid
Descriptor Spanish: Diente Canino
Descriptor Portuguese: Dente Canino
Descriptor French: Canine
Entry term(s): Canine Teeth
Canine Tooth
Cuspids
Teeth, Canine
Tooth, Canine
Tree number(s): A14.549.167.860.200
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003481
Scope note: The third tooth to the left and to the right of the midline of either jaw, situated between the second INCISOR and the premolar teeth (BICUSPID). (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p817)
Annotation: between the 2d incisor & premolars; NIM when merely locational
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 65
History Note: 65
DeCS ID: 3501
Unique ID: D003481
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2003/07/09
Cuspid - Preferred
Concept UI M0005428
Scope note The third tooth to the left and to the right of the midline of either jaw, situated between the second INCISOR and the premolar teeth (BICUSPID). (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p817)
Preferred term Cuspid
Entry term(s) Canine Teeth
Canine Tooth
Cuspids
Teeth, Canine
Tooth, Canine



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