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fold of tissue that attaches the lip to the mucosa at the midline of the lips
Small, rounded, oblong mound of tissue directly behind or lingual to the maxillary central incisors and lying over the incisive foramen.
small hanging fold of tissue in the back of the soft palate.
bony growths on the lingual plate of bone below the mandibular canines.
small depression at the midline of the upper lip
fold of tissue that attaches the cheek to the mucosa in molar region
red part of the lip where the lip mucosa meets the skin of the face
small ridges of tissue extending laterally across the anterior of the hard palate
space between the lips or cheeks and the teeth
fold of tissue that attaches the undersurface of the tongue to the floor of the mouth
large bony growth in the hard palate
soft tissue lining the lips and cheeks
pillow of tissue behind the mandibular third molars which serves to support a denture
List three structures which must be considered in the design of a complete or partial denture
1. retromolar pad
2. incisive papilla
3. mandibular tori
Oral Anatomy Module One