pulp abscess


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pulp ab·scess

an abscess involving the soft tissue within the pulp chamber of a tooth, usually a sequela of caries or less frequently of trauma.

pulp abscess

Etymology: L, pulpa, flesh + abscedere, to go away
an abscess that develops in the pulp cavity of a tooth.

pulp ab·scess

(pŭlp abses)
Lesion involving soft tissue within the pulp chamber of a tooth.

pulp ab·scess

(pŭlp abses)
Abscess involving soft tissue within pulp chamber of a tooth, usually sequela of caries or less frequently of trauma.