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(medicine) something that can be used as a substitute (especially any medicine that may be taken in place of another)

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In 1947, Hays Nance (11) taught us that there is a difference between the space occupied by the deciduous canines and molars in both arches and that needed by the succedaneous permanent canines and premolars.
The adult teeth that replace baby ones are called succedaneous teeth.
This reduction in arch length circumference may compromise the eruption of succedaneous teeth.
Early extraction may, however, be technically difficult and may result in fracture of the roots, or possible disturbance of the succedaneous tooth bud [Raghoebar et al.