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Review Article

Mechanism of Human Tooth Eruption: Review Article Including a New Theory for Future Studies on the Eruption Process

Figure 5

Schematic drawing and radiograph showing the morphology of a mandibular first molar shortly before eruption. Note the ectodermal cell layer of the follicle surrounding the crown and the strong innervation in the root sheet.