ulitis


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ulitis

(juːˈlaɪtɪs)
n
(Dentistry) an inflammation of the gums
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Noun1.ulitis - inflammation of the gumsulitis - inflammation of the gums    
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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ulitis

n. ulitis. V.: gingivitis.
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4 In situ hybridization studies in immunocompromised patients have demonstrated large numbers of cells in CNS lesions that contain VZV DNA, especially in cases with ventric ulitis (Figure 13) or small-vessel vasculopathy (multifocal leukoencephalopathy).