"Pulpitis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Inflammation of the DENTAL PULP, usually due to bacterial infection in dental caries, tooth fracture, or other conditions causing exposure of the pulp to bacterial invasion. Chemical irritants, thermal factors, hyperemic changes, and other factors may also cause pulpitis.
- Inflammation, Endodontic
- Endodontic Inflammation
- Endodontic Inflammations
- Inflammations, Endodontic
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Pulpitis".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Pulpitis".
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