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parulis

 [pah-roo´lis]
an elevated nodule at the site of a fistula draining a chronic periapical abscess; called also gum boil or gumboil.

gin·gi·val ab·scess

an abscess confined to the gingival soft tissue.
Synonym(s): gumboil, parulis

parulis

/pa·ru·lis/ (pah-roo´lis) a subperiosteal abscess of the gum.

parulis

See gumboil.
A dental abscess, converted into a cyst with chronic drainage through a fistulous tract, seen by a plain film of the jaw

gin·gi·val ab·scess

(jin'ji-văl ab'ses)
An abscess confined to the gingival soft tissue.
Synonym(s): gumboil, parulis.

parulis

A gumboil. An abscess in the tooth socket.

gin·gi·val ab·scess

(jin'ji-văl ab'ses)
Lesion confined to gingival soft tissue.
Synonym(s): gumboil, parulis.

parulis (pərū´lis),

n an elevated nodule at the site of a fistula draining a chronic periapical abscess. These nodules occur most frequently in relation to pulpally involved primary teeth.
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Parulis.
Parvoviridae
n one of the major deoxyribonucleic acid virus families to which the B19 virus belongs. These viruses have a single-stranded linear molecular structure with icosahedral symmetry.

parulis

a subperiosteal abscess of the gum.
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He was born January 10, 1921 in Worcester, MA, the son of the late Vincent and Agnes (Mazauskas) Parulis.
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