gum pads

08:34 May 3, 2018
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Dentistry
English term or phrase: gum pads
I need a hand translating this term into Spanish.

This is a term used in after care re: oral surgery of a cleft lip or palate.

Context: ...followed by closing the gum pad around 6-9 years of age.

My intent: almohadilla gingival

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3Borde/Reborde alveolar
Rosalía Cazorla Martínez

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Borde/Reborde alveolar

I think this is the term used in Spanish.

Rosalía Cazorla Martínez
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