necrotic pulp

n.

Dental pulp that is necrotic as a result of trauma, chemical action, or infection, and that produces no response to thermal stimulation.dead pulp devitalized pulp nonvital pulp

Nearby words

  1. nucleoloid,
  2. nucleolonema,
  3. nucleolus,
  4. nucleon,
  5. nucleon number,
  6. nucleopetal,
  7. nucleophile,
  8. nucleophilic,
  9. nucleoplasm,
  10. nucleoprotein


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