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Mesh term Periodontium

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Dentition

Description

The structures surrounding and supporting the tooth. Periodontium includes the gum (GINGIVA), the alveolar bone (ALVEOLAR PROCESS), the DENTAL CEMENTUM, and the PERIODONTAL LIGAMENT.


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Alveolar Process
Dental Cementum
Epithelial Attachment
Gingiva
Periapical Tissue
Periodontal Ligament


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