crevicular

cre·vic·u·lar

(krĕ-vik'yū-lăr),
1. Relating to any crevice.
2. In dentistry, relating especially to the gingival crevice or sulcus.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

cre·vic·u·lar

(krĕ-vik'yū-lăr)
1. Relating to any crevice.
2. dentistry Relating especially to the gingival crevice or sulcus.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

cre·vic·u·lar

(krĕ-vik'yū-lăr)
1. Relating to any crevice.
2. In dentistry, relating especially to the gingival crevice or sulcus.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
- Role of Proteomic Techniques in Discovering Gingival Crevicular Fluid Biomarkers
Proinflammatory and Anti-Inflammatory Cytokines in Gingival Crevicular Fluid and Serum of Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis and Patients With Chronic Periodontitis.
The flap design was, a crevicular incisions were made extending from the mesial interdental papilla of the first molar to the mesial interdental papilla of the lateral incisor on the corresponding side.
Different proteomic tools have been designed to analyze the body fluids like blood, saliva, serum, gingival crevicular fluids etc.
Interestingly, GHRL levels in gingival crevicular fluid have been shown to be decreased in periodontally-diseased patients.
Alternatively, inflammation may develop as a result of direct toxic effects of concentrated drug in gingival crevicular fluid and/ or bacterial plaques.
Increased levels of especially active MMP-8 (aMMP-8), but not latent, inactive proform, have been found in periodontitis- and peri-implantitis-affected oral fluids (saliva, mouth rinse, gingival crevicular fluid (GCF), and periimplant sulcular fluid (PISF)) [8-10].
Goularte, "Association among pain, masticatory performance, and proinflammatory cytokines in crevicular fluid during orthodontic treatment," American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, vol.