- ulat·ro·phy (u-latґro-fe) [ul-2 + atrophy] atrophy of the gingiva associated with its recession and exposure of the root portion of the tooth.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
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afunctional ulatrophy — ulatrophy occurring in congenital malocclusion … Medical dictionary
calcic ulatrophy — ulatrophy that is caused by the presence of salivary concretions … Medical dictionary
ischemic ulatrophy — ulatrophy due to deficient blood supply. Called also atrophic u … Medical dictionary
traumatic ulatrophy — ulatrophy due to gingival trauma … Medical dictionary
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