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Related to exposed pulp: pulp chamber
pulp that has been exposed or laid bare by a pathologic process, trauma, or a dental instrument.
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Pulp that, due to disease, is exposed to the air and saliva in the mouth.
Treatment includes extraction of the tooth or root canal.
See also: pulp
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ex·pos·ed pulp(eks-pōzd pŭlp)
Pulp that has been laid bare by a pathologic process, trauma, or a dental instrument.
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