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Descriptor English:   Overbite 
Descriptor Spanish:   Sobremordida 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Sobremordida 
Synonyms English:   Deep Bite
Incisor Protrusion
Over Bite
Overjet, Dental
Deep Bites
Dental Overjet
Dental Overjets
Incisor Protrusions
Over Bites
Protrusion, Incisor  
Tree Number:   C07.793.494.630.500
Definition English:   A malocclusion in which maxillary incisor and canine teeth project over the mandibular teeth excessively. The overlap is measured perpendicular to the occlusal plane and is also called vertical overlap. When the overlap is measured parallel to the occlusal plane it is referred to as overjet. 
History Note English:   2011 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   53960 
Unique Identifier:   D057887 

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