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Structure of gingival sulcus

Known as: Gingival groove, gingival crevice, Gingival Sulcus 
The space between a tooth and the surrounding gingival tissue and lined by the sulcular epithelium.
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The human oral cavity contains a number of different habitats, including the teeth, gingival sulcus, tongue, cheeks, hard and… Expand
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2008
Review
2008
  • D. Graves
  • Journal of periodontology
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 25200671
Although periodontal diseases are initiated by bacteria that colonize the tooth surface and gingival sulcus, the host response is… Expand
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2007
Review
2007
Gingival crevicular fluid (GCF), a serum transudate or inflammatory exudate, can be collected from the gingival crevice… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Interleukin (IL)-11 and IL-17 are cytokines that modulate the inflammatory process and have not been assessed within… Expand
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2003
Review
2003
 
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND, AIMS Periodontal disease is a significant cause of tooth loss among adults and is characterized by the alteration and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The expression of adhesion molecules and the local production of chemotactic cytokines within the epithelium are considered to be… Expand
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1986
Review
1986
  • E. Theilade
  • Journal of clinical periodontology
  • 1986
  • Corpus ID: 25818007
In the absence of toothbrushing, the gingival crevice is colonized by a complex indigenous microflora causing gingivitis, a non… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
A total of 78 bacteriological samples were taken from the supragingival tooth surface after superficial cleaning with toothpicks… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
After increasing the width of the attached gingiva by free palatal mucosa transplants, 20 procedures with coronal flap… Expand
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