ID#: 3898
This image depicts an anterior view of a patient’s exposed dentition, revealing a condition known as gingivitis, or an inflammation of the gums. You are able to see the marginal redness and hypertrophy of the gingivae. You are also able to see the noticeable plaque buildup on the base of the upper, lower teeth along the gum margin, contributing to the gingival inflammation, and associated periodontal disease.
High Resolution: Click here for hi-resolution image (6.48 MB)
Content Provider(s): CDC
Creation Date: 1970
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
Skip Navigation Links.

Skip Navigation Links.
Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.