Resembling an eagle's talon in shape, the term talon cusp is applied to a morphologically well-delineated cusp that projects from the lingual surface of the primary or permanent anterior tooth and extends at least half the distance from the cementoenamel junction to the incisal edge.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||ASDC journal of dentistry for children|
|State||Published - Mar 1 1990|
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