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Disease Gingival Overgrowth

Name Gingival Overgrowth
Synonyms Gingival Overgrowths | Overgrowth, Gingival | Overgrowths, Gingival
Definition Excessive growth of the gingiva either by an increase in the size of the constituent cells (GINGIVAL HYPERTROPHY) or by an increase in their number (GINGIVAL HYPERPLASIA). (From Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p574)
Categories Mouth disease
MeSH® ID D019214
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DiseasesStomatognathic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mouth Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Periodontal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gingival Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Gingival Overgrowth Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Gingival Overgrowth Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Fibromatosis, Gingival Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Gingival Hyperplasia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Gingival Hypertrophy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes