gingivostomatitis


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Related to gingivostomatitis: herpetic gingivostomatitis

gingivostomatitis

[¦jin·jə·vō‚stō·mə′tīd·əs]
(medicine)
An inflammation of the gingiva and oral mucosa.
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Monkeys stressed by capture and transport break out with gingivostomatitis from their own latent herpesvirus strains.
However, the development of herpetic gingivostomatitis was almost as common a complication in our patient population.
HSV-1 is a highly prevalent pathogen causing primary infections which present clinically as herpes labialis or as primary herpetic gingivostomatitis.
Primary infections may be manifest as severe gingivostomatitis.