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In dentistry, what does the 'O' in MOD stand for?

Discussion in 'Pre-Dental' started by DrTacoElf, Apr 24, 2004.

  1. DrTacoElf

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    Trying To Register for dentaltown and not having any luck :scared:
     
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  3. aphistis

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    Occlusal. MOD = mesial-occlusal-distal.

    I think I'll stick this in the FAQ. ;)
     
  4. Biogirl361

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    "occlusal" as in Mesial, Occlusal, Distal - a type of filling that covers those three surfaces of the tooth :)
     
  5. Biogirl361

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    you beat me to it aphists, we must have posted at the same time
     

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