Structure of frenulum labii

Known as: Frenums, Labial, Medial labial frenulum, Labial Frenum 
ORAL MUCOSA that connect the GINGIVA to the midline of the upper or lower lips.
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1946-2017
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2012
2012
OBJECTIVES To compare upper lip frenulum reinsertion, bleeding, surgical time and surgical wound healing in frenectomies… (More)
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2010
2010
The labial frenum may impede oral hygiene and result in diastema between anterior teeth and traction of the attached gingiva… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE The aim of the randomized controlled clinical trial described here was to determine the anxiety levels of patients… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Gingival fibromas and dental pitting are among the diagnostic criteria for tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC… (More)
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2006
2006
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of different types and insertions of labial frenums as well as… (More)
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2006
2006
An abnormal upper labial frenum is capable of retracting the gingival margin, creating a diastema, limiting lip movement, and in… (More)
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1999
1999
The authors present a multidisciplinary approach to the gingival smile in which its three components are evaluated. These… (More)
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1971
1971
 
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1966