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gingival recession

Edited by Robert Ireland

in A Dictionary of Dentistry

Published in print January 2010 | ISBN: 9780199533015
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191726606
gingival recession

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The apical migration of the gingival tissues with exposure of the root surface. This is commonly age-related and occurs in

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Subjects: Dentistry

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