2006] and included; the contact point between adjacent teeth, cusp tips of the canines, buccal cusps of first and second premolars and mesiobuccal cusps of the first permanent molars.
What does MB stand for?
MB stands for Mesiobuccal (tooth anatomy)
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Predominantly, these facets were found on the mesiobuccal aspect of the protoconids and were manifest as cusp-tip facets, although Phase II facets on the hypoconid were viewed on a few specimens that had poorly preserved protoconids.
PPD (the distance in millimeters from the free gingival margin to the bottom of the pocket) and CAL (the distance in millimeters from the cemento-enamel junction to the bottom of the pocket) (20,21) of all the teeth were assessed by using a William's Probe (Hu-Friedy, Chicago, IL, USA) at six sites of a tooth: mesiobuccal, midbuccal, distobuccal, mesiolingual, midlingual, and distolingual.
Three different areas of the pulp were subject to quantitative analysis: the mesiobuccal pulp horn, the central subodontoblastic nerve plexus between pulp horns, and the mid-coronal pulp region.