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English translation: periodontal pockets

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Italian term or phrase:tasche pardontosiche
English translation:periodontal pockets
Entered by: Heathcliff
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19:34 Jan 4, 2001
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Medical
Italian term or phrase: tasche pardontosiche
abassamento del bordo alveolare di entrambe le arcate con tasche pardontosiche
ramcek
United States
Local time: 03:56
periodontal pockets
Explanation:
In full, "retraction of the alveolar margin of both arches, with periodontal pockets" -- i.e., pockets of periodontal (gum) disease. The "arches" here refer to all of the teeth (that is, the upper arch and the lower arch) in the mouth.

Cheers,
HC
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Brigitte Gendebien
naperiodontal pocketsHeathcliff


  

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periodontal pockets


Explanation:
In full, "retraction of the alveolar margin of both arches, with periodontal pockets" -- i.e., pockets of periodontal (gum) disease. The "arches" here refer to all of the teeth (that is, the upper arch and the lower arch) in the mouth.

Cheers,
HC

Heathcliff
United States
Local time: 00:56
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5 hrs
periodontal pockets


Explanation:
Periodontal pocket

An abnormal deepening of the gingival crevice. It is caused when disease and infection destroy the ligament that attaches the gum to the tooth and the underlying bone.
(http://www.c-usmile.com/glossary/periodontal_pocket.htm)

http://www.implantperio.com/periodef.html
http://www.perioking.com/Glossary.htm



    Reference: http://www.cma.ca/cmaj/vol-149/1409e.htm
    Reference: http://www.ecdental.org/dict.html
Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 09:56
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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