"Dental Fissures" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Deep grooves or clefts in the surface of teeth equivalent to class 1 cavities in Black's classification of dental caries.
- Dental Fissures
- Fissures, Dental
- Dental Fissure
- Fissure, Dental
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Dental Fissures".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Dental Fissures".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Dental Fissures" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Dental Fissures" was a major or minor topic of these publication.