pulpitis

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pulpitis

 [pul-pi´tis]
inflammation of dental pulp.
irreversible pulpitis severe pulpitis with minimal chance of spontaneous recovery, accompanied by an exudate and often pain.
reversible pulpitis pulpitis in which the pulp may recover spontaneously; it is usually asymptomatic until pain is caused by some external stimulus.

pul·pi·tis

(pŭl-pī'tis),
Inflammation of the pulp of a tooth.
Synonym(s): odontitis
[L. pulpa, pulp, + G. -itis, inflammation]

pulpitis

/pul·pi·tis/ (pul-pi´tis) pl. pulpi´tides   Inflammation of dental pulp.

pulpitis

[pulpī′tis]
infection or inflammation of the dental pulp.

pul·pi·tis

(pŭl-pī'tis)
Inflammation of the pulp of a tooth.
[L. pulpa, pulp, + G. -itis, inflammation]

Pulpitis

Inflammation of the pulp of a tooth that involves the blood vessels and nerves.

pul·pi·tis

(pŭl-pī'tis)
Inflammation of tooth pulp.
Synonym(s): odontitis.
[L. pulpa, pulp, + G. -itis, inflammation]

pulpitis (pulpī´tis),

n an inflammation of the pulpal tissue of a tooth.
pulpitis, hypertrophic (pulp polyp),
n the formation and proliferation of granulation tissue from the surface of an exposed pulp.

pulpitis

pl. pulpitides [L.] inflammation of dental pulp; endodontitis.