hormonal gingivitis


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Related to hormonal gingivitis: marginal gingivitis

hor·mo·nal gin·gi·vi·tis

gingivitis in which the host response to bacterial plaque is presumably exacerbated by hormonal alterations occurring during puberty, pregnancy, oral contraceptive use, or menopause.

hor·mo·nal gin·gi·vi·tis

(hōr-mōn'ăl jin'ji-vī'tis)
Gingivitis in which the host response to bacterial plaque is presumably exacerbated by hormonal alterations occurring during puberty, pregnancy, oral contraceptive use, or menopause.
Synonym(s): pregnancy gingivitis.

hor·mo·nal gin·gi·vi·tis

(hōr-mōn'ăl jin'ji-vī'tis)
Gum disease in which host response to bacterial plaque is presumably exacerbated by hormonal alterations occurring during puberty, pregnancy, oral contraceptive use, or menopause.
Synonym(s): pregnancy gingivitis.