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Term:
Gingival Hyperplasia (DOID:9006010)
Annotations: Rat: (3) Mouse: (3) Human: (3) Chinchilla: (3) Bonobo: (3) Dog: (3) Squirrel: (3)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
epulis +  
Facial Dysmorphism, Hypertrichosis, Epilepsy, Intellectual/Developmental Delay, and Gingival Overgrowth Syndrome  
gingival fibromatosis +   
Gingival Hyperplasia  
Non-inflammatory enlargement of the gingivae produced by factors other than local irritation. It is characteristically due to an increase in the number of cells. (From Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p400)
gingival hypertrophy +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Gingival Hyperplasias
Primary IDs: MESH:D005885 ;   RDO:0005666
Definition Sources: MESH:D005885

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