pulp calcification -->
endolith
medical dictionary

A calcified body found in the pulp chamber of a tooth; may be composed of irregular dentin (true denticle) or due to ectopic calcification of pulp tissue (false denticle).

Synonyms: denticle, pulp calcification, pulp calculus, pulp nodule, pulp stone.

Origin: endo-+ G. Lithos, stone

(05 Mar 2000)

endoherniotomy, endointoxication, endolaryngeal, endolimax < Prev | Next > endolymph, endolympha, endolymphangial

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums