crevicular

cre·vic·u·lar

(krĕ-vik'yū-lăr),
1. Relating to any crevice.
2. In dentistry, relating especially to the gingival crevice or sulcus.

crevicular

/cre·vic·u·lar/ (krĕ-vik´u-ler) pertaining to a crevice, especially the gingival crevice.

cre·vic·u·lar

(krĕ-vik'yū-lăr)
1. Relating to any crevice.
2. dentistry Relating especially to the gingival crevice or sulcus.

cre·vic·u·lar

(krĕ-vik'yū-lăr)
1. Relating to any crevice.
2. In dentistry, relating especially to the gingival crevice or sulcus.
References in periodicals archive ?
Investigators use crevicular fluid collected from the gingival sulcus to study the microbial and inflammatory components of the periodontal pocket.
Effect of Non-Surgical Periodontal Treatment on Serum and Gingival Crevicular Fluid Visfatin Concentration in Chronic Periodontitis Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.
Gingival crevicular fluid levels of human beta-defensin-2 and cathelicidin in smoker and non-smoker patients: a cross-sectional study.
Saliva is the mixture of fluids that originates from major and minor salivary glands and nonglandular sources such as crevicular fluids, oral microorganism, and host cells.
Toll 2 Receptor in gingival crevicular fluid samples from patients with chronic periodontitis).
Quantitative detection of hepatitis C virus (HCV) RNA in saliva and gingival crevicular fluid of HCV-infected patients.
The gingival crevicular fluid Is then released, which is inflammatory exudate (or pus) that fights the infection with a team of white blood cells, causing more inflammation of the gums.
Levels of interleukin IL-1[beta], IL-8 and IL-10 in saliva and gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) were evaluated by ELISA, as well as the expression of Porphyromonas gingivalis (Pg), Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans, (Aa) Tannerella forsythia (Tf), and Treponema denticola (Td), by qPCR.
Gingival retraction cord was placed on the prepared teeth to decrease the crevicular fluid flow.
Brumpt, Simultaneous Determination of Metronidazole and Spiramycin I in Human Plasma, Saliva and Gingival Crevicular Fluid by LC-MS/MS, J Pharm Biomed Anal.
Se describen tres dimensiones fisiologicas del periodonto con gran significancia en odontologia restauradora y estetica, la dimension fisiologica superficial, que corresponde a la encia libre y adherida, la dimension fisiologica crevicular, que corresponde al epitelio del surco, y la dimension fisiologica subcrevicular, que corresponde al epitelio de union y tejido conectivo supracrestal.