GPT B Archive

Glossary of Periodontal Terms – B

B-CELL: See: Lymphocyte. BACTEREMIA : The presence of bacteria in the bloodstream. The term is usually qualified as being transient, intermittent, or continuous in nature. BACTERIA L SUCCESSION: A process of colonization by oral bacteria in a predictable, temporal pattern, with organisms altering theenvironment, ...Read More

GPT terms – B

back pressure porosity : porosity produced in dental castings thought to be due to the inability of gases in the mold to escape during the casting procedure back·ing : a metal support that attaches a veneer to a prosthesis back·scat·ter or back·scat·ter·ing : see ...Read More