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gingiva

[′jin·jə·və]
(anatomy)
The mucous membrane surrounding the teeth sockets.
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The human gingival fibroblast cells utilized for this study were obtained from the American Type Culture Collection (ATCC), (Manassas, VA).
In this study, the protein expression of MMP-2 and MMP-9 in gingival tissue was further evaluated by IHC.
Results: Three months after the treatment, the mean gingival melanin pigmentation score decreased from 41.
The purpose of the current study was to explore a nonsurgical method to manage CsA-induced gingival overgrowth.
Gingival inflammation and subgingival calculus as determinants of disease progression in early onset periodontitis.
10) However, it is possible to miss or underestimate pathologic processes in the gingival and buccal mucosa on clinical examination.
Intra-oral examination revealed of bulbous, fibrotic enlargement of gingiva showing cobble stone appearance & areas of gingival inflammation.
After adjusting for age, race, education, poverty income level, and smoking status, the study found that current and past DMPA users had significantly increased periodontal pockets, gingival bleeding, and CA loss than women who have never used DMPA.
It may also provide a collagenous scaffold for tissue repair as well as augment the gingival tissue thickness (8,9).
Objective: This study aimed to biochemically measure the production of nitric oxide in gingival crevicular fluid and immunohistochemically measure the expression of inducible nitric oxide synthase in the gingiva of patients with sickle cell disease.
GSK Consumer Healthcare's Parodontax oral care brand has been organising dental lectures across the Middle East and Levant regions with the aim to highlight latest advances in the treatment of gum diseases, specifically gingival and periodontal diseases.
He had severe gingival hypertrophy, with markedly poor dentition and gingival abscesses secondary to long-term phenytoin use.