embryology ch 9
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What are the two things attached gingiva?
- mucogingival junction
Tall narrow papilla pulling on the epithelium. Very healthy
the mucogingival junction is a ________ division between the _________ gingiva and the __________ mucosa
what is the melanin pigmentation?
it is normal. similar to the melanin in your skin. more common in patients with darker skin (more melanin)
the turnover time and repair of the oral mucosa is _______
quick (tied to blood supply)
- blood clot >>>epithelium
- granulation tissue>>>>connective tissue
- too much granulation can cause problems, needs to be removed
hard palate turnover time
floor of the mouth turnover time
buccal and labial mucosa turnover time
attached gingiva turnover time
taste bud turnover time
junctional epithelium turnover time
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