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Enamel

(Science: dentistry) a hard ceramic which covers the exposed part of your teeth.


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Hypothetical question about vampires

... their lifetimes, and teeth can't change their size or shape, unless you somehow expose the odontoblasts that are hidden by dentin and tooth enamel. As such I can only think of one way for a vampire to develop fangs and it seems kind of messy to me: the environment in the mouth would have ...

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by eugene2k
Mon Jul 28, 2014 2:30 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hypothetical question about vampires
Replies: 2
Views: 1072

Re: Elephant: The First Primate?

... or narwhal, or manatees? The origina mermaids! Wouldn't that be a turn up for the books! Seriously though, I always thought that ivory was thick enamel. Are they different substances then?

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by animartco
Sat Apr 28, 2012 10:36 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Elephant: The First Primate?
Replies: 1
Views: 3405

Elephant: The First Primate?

... The hands of the elephant are just like ours complete with opposable thumbs. Gomphotherium sp., early elephant ancestor [3.6 - 13.6 mya] still had enamel on its incisors/tusks* which might be an indicator of when our two species diverged. It may be the case that some monkey species split off from ...

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by Kully
Thu Apr 19, 2012 12:15 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Elephant: The First Primate?
Replies: 1
Views: 3405

Morgellons chemistry question

... chemical reactions taking place? It shouldn't be hard to moderate since the discussion can only revolve around red wine, peroxide, saliva, tooth enamel and the inner lining of the mouth. Ive tried the red wine spit test and produced what you see in that link. All i need now is a "normal", ...

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by HarrisonBergeron1
Mon Sep 14, 2009 2:03 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Morgellons chemistry question
Replies: 7
Views: 7939

Wait just a second...yeah...sounds like celiac disease

... miscarriage, delayed growth, failure to thrive in infants, pale sores inside the mouth called aphthous ulcers, tooth discoloration or loss of enamel, itchy skin rash called dermatitis herpetiformis. Celiac disease is surprisingly common, but most people don't realize that they have it. It's ...

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by ladykat324
Wed Nov 14, 2007 10:10 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
Views: 2731695
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