gingivitis


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gin·gi·vi·tis

 (jĭn′jə-vī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the gums, characterized by redness and swelling.

gingivitis

(ˌdʒɪndʒɪˈvaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the gums

gin•gi•vi•tis

(ˌdʒɪn dʒəˈvaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the gums.
[1870–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gingivitis - inflammation of the gums
periodontal disease, periodontitis - a disease that attacks the gum and bone and around the teeth
Translations

gingivitis

[ˌdʒɪndʒɪˈvaɪtɪs] Ngingivitis f

gingivitis

gin·gi·vi·tis

n. gingivitis, infl. de las encías.

gingivitis

n gingivitis f; acute necrotizing ulcerative — gingivitis ulcerativa necrotizante aguda
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Group I underwent routine periodontal treatment methods for streptococcal gingivitis, while a supportive treatment that involved an antacid chewing tablet two times a day for a week based on the microorganism's growth characteristics was used on patients in Group II.
Gingivitis: Gingivitis is the initial stage of gum disease, caused by poor oral hygiene and irregular plaque removal from teeth.
Gingivitis basically involves the gums but does not go into the bony structures of the jaw and the teeth.
Dental plaque-induced gingivitis is an inflammation of the gingival tissues that is characterized by changes in gingival color and texture and the tendency for the gums to bleed when probed (1).
Warning signs of gingivitis are bad breath that won't go away; red, swollen, sensitive or receding gums or gums that bleed easily; and sensitive or loose teeth that make chewing difficult.
The aim of the current study was to evaluate the frequency of gingivitis, gingival recession and pregnancy tumor in pregnant women seen at Dow International Medical College OPD and Hospital and their relationship with socio-demographic and different clinical variables.
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Desquamative gingivitis (DG) is characterized by the erythematous gingiva, desquamation and erosion of the gingival epithelium, and blister formation.
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Gingivitis is a highly prevalent periodontal disease, characterised by bleeding, plaque formation and gum inflammation, and occurs when subgingival bacteria impair the barrier function of the sulcular epithelium, causing subsequent inflammation.