"Gingivitis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Inflammation of gum tissue (GINGIVA) without loss of connective tissue.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Gingivitis".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Gingivitis".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Gingivitis" by people in Profiles.
Yuen HK, Weng Y, Reed SG, Summerlin LM, Silver RM. Factors associated with gingival inflammation among adults with systemic sclerosis. Int J Dent Hyg. 2014 Feb; 12(1):55-61.
Hardy DC, Ross JH, Schuyler CA, Leite RS, Slate EH, Huang Y. Matrix metalloproteinase-8 expression in periodontal tissues surgically removed from diabetic and non-diabetic patients with periodontal disease. J Clin Periodontol. 2012 Mar; 39(3):249-55.
Yuen HK, Weng Y, Bandyopadhyay D, Reed SG, Leite RS, Silver RM. Effect of a multi-faceted intervention on gingival health among adults with systemic sclerosis. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2011 Mar-Apr; 29(2 Suppl 65):S26-32.
Krayer JW, Leite RS, Kirkwood KL. Non-surgical chemotherapeutic treatment strategies for the management of periodontal diseases. Dent Clin North Am. 2010 Jan; 54(1):13-33.
Galbraith GM, Hendley TM, Sanders JJ, Palesch Y, Pandey JP. Polymorphic cytokine genotypes as markers of disease severity in adult periodontitis. J Clin Periodontol. 1999 Nov; 26(11):705-9.
Johnson KE, Sanders JJ, Gellin RG, Palesch YY. The effectiveness of a magnetized water oral irrigator (Hydro Floss) on plaque, calculus and gingival health. J Clin Periodontol. 1998 Apr; 25(4):316-21.
Cummings KM, Michalek AM, Carl W, Wood R, Haley NJ. Use of smokeless tobacco in a group of professional baseball players. J Behav Med. 1989 Dec; 12(6):559-67.