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pulp cap(pŭlp kap)
A covering or dressing, usually containing a sedative in nature, placed over exposed dental pulp.
any soft, juicy animal or vegetable tissues, e.g. citrus pulp.
pulp of the feather produced inside the calamus by the follicular tissue. The pulp protrudes through the aperture in the wall of the shaft and forms the external pulp caps. Internal pulp caps are formed within the calamus.
the pulp chamber and the root canal in a tooth.
the cavity at the center of the tooth which contains most of the pulp.
see dental pulp.
superficial hyperplasia of dental pulp, usually after exposure due to injury such as fracture of a tooth.
red pulp, splenic pulp
the dark reddish brown substance filling the interspaces of the splenic sinuses.
sheaths of lymphatic tissue surrounding the arteries of the spleen.