marginal gingivitis


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mar·gi·nal gin·gi·vi·tis

gingivitis in which the clinical alterations are confined to the marginal gingiva and do not involve the attached gingiva.

mar·gi·nal gin·gi·vi·tis

(mahrji-năl jinji-vītis)
Gingivitis in which the clinical alterations are confined to the marginal gingiva and do not involve the attached gingiva.