gingival epithelium


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gin·gi·val ep·i·the·li·um

a stratified squamous epithelium that undergoes some degree of keratinization and covers the free and attached gingiva.

gin·gi·val ep·i·the·li·um

(jinji-văl epi-thēlē-ŭm)
Stratified squamous epithelium that undergoes some degree of keratinization and covers free and attached gingiva.
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In our study, we found cell membrane positivity for the CD 34 antigen in the basal and parabasal layers of the gingival epithelium.