gingival

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gin·gi·val

 (jĭn′jə-vəl, jĭn-jī′-)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the gums.
2. Linguistics Alveolar.
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Adj.1.gingival - of or relating to the gums
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gin·gi·val

a. gingival, rel. a la gingiva.
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The patients were followed for six (6) months and analyzed for the regeneration of new bone using radiographs, and for the increase in attachment of the gingival tissue to the tooth surface which leads to a decrease in gingival pocket depth, using direct clinical measurements.
He said that in 43% of all distema, deep gingival pockets develop, where rotting food is found below the gum level next to the tooth root and jaw bone.
These cells include cells in gingival pockets and blood cells, including leukocytes and erythrocytes.