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ne·crot·ic pulp

necrosis of the dental pulp that clinically does not respond to thermal stimulation; the tooth may be asymptomatic or sensitive to percussion and palpation.
Synonym(s): dead pulp, nonvital pulp

dead pulp

ne·crot·ic pulp

(nĕ-krot'ik pŭlp)
Necrosis of the dental pulp that clinically does not respond to thermal stimulation; the tooth may be asymptomatic or sensitive to percussion and palpation.
Synonym(s): dead pulp, nonvital pulp.

ne·crot·ic pulp

(nĕ-krot'ik pŭlp)
Necrosis of dental pulp that clinically does not respond to thermal stimulation; tooth may be asymptomatic or sensitive to percussion and palpation.
Synonym(s): dead pulp, nonvital pulp.