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Gingiva
MeSH HeadingGingiva
Tree NumberA14.549.167.646.480
Annotation/ surg: prefer GINGIVOPLASTY or GINGIVECTOMY; inflammation = GINGIVITIS; peripheral giant cell granuloma = GINGIVAL DISEASES (IM) + GRANULOMA, GIANT CELL (IM), central giant cell granuloma = JAW DISEASES (IM) + GRANULOMA, GIANT CELL (IM)
Scope NoteOral tissue surrounding and attached to TEETH.
Entry TermGums
Entry TermInterdental Papilla
Entry TermPapilla, Interdental
See AlsoGingivectomy
See AlsoGingivoplasty
Allowable QualifiersAB AH BS CH CY DE EM EN GD IM IN IR ME MI PA PH PP PS RA RE RI SE SU TR UL US VI
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD005881


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Stomatognathic System [A14]
   Mouth [A14.549]
      Dentition [A14.549.167]
         Periodontium [A14.549.167.646]
Alveolar Process [A14.549.167.646.094]  +
Dental Cementum [A14.549.167.646.267]
Epithelial Attachment [A14.549.167.646.374]
Gingiva [A14.549.167.646.480]
Periapical Tissue [A14.549.167.646.700]
Periodontal Ligament [A14.549.167.646.771]

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