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Disease Dental Plaque

Name Dental Plaque
Synonym Plaque, Dental
Definition A film that attaches to teeth, often causing DENTAL CARIES and GINGIVITIS. It is composed of MUCINS, secreted from salivary glands, and microorganisms.
Categories Mouth disease
MeSH® ID D003773

Top ↑ Ancestors

DiseasesStomatognathic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Tooth Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dental Deposits Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Dental Plaque Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

Top ↑ Descendants

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