TITLE

pseudopocket

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1804
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "pseudopocket" is presented. It refers to a false pocket that results from gingival inflammation with edema which can produce an apparent abnormal depth of the gingival sulcus without apical movement of the bottom of the sulcus.
ACCESSION #
21242676

 

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