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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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The human oral cavity contains a number of different habitats, including the teeth, gingival sulcus, tongue, cheeks, hard and… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
Although periodontal diseases are initiated by bacteria that colonize the tooth surface and gingival sulcus, the host response is… (More)
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2007
2007
In this issue Bostanci et al. (2007) demonstrate that receptor activator of NF-kappaB ligand (RANKL) and osteoprotegerin (OPG… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND We have previously shown that human mRNAs are present in saliva and can be used as biomarkers of oral cancer. In this… (More)
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2004
2004
Porphyromonas gingivalis, a Gram-negative oral anaerobe, interacts with epithelium lining the gingival sulcus. Continuing our… (More)
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2003
2001
2001
A new species, Porphyromonas gulae sp. nov., is proposed to include strains isolated from the gingival sulcus of various animal… (More)
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1986
Review
1986
In the absence of toothbrushing, the gingival crevice is colonized by a complex indigenous microflora causing gingivitis, a non… (More)
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1977
1977
The roll tube culture technique was utilized to examine quantitatively and qualitatively the predominant cultivable microflora… (More)
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1975
Highly Cited
1975
After increasing the width of the attached gingiva by free palatal mucosa transplants, 20 procedures with coronal flap… (More)
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