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Periapical abscess

Introduction: Periapical abscess

Description of Periapical abscess

Periapical abscess: Acute or chronic inflammation of tissues surrounding the apical portion of a tooth, associated with the collection of pus, resulting from infection following pulp infection through a carious lesion or as a result of an injury causing pulp necrosis. (Dorland, 27th ed).
Source: MeSH 2007

Periapical abscess: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Periapical abscess:

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Terms Similar to Periapical abscess:

  • Abscess, Periapical
  • Alveolar Abscess, Apical
  • Dentoalveolar Abscess, Apical
  • Periapical Periodontitis, Suppurative
  • Periodontitis, Apical, Suppurative

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Periapical abscess

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Periapical abscess

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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