Gingiva (part 1)

The gingiva is the part of the oral mucosa that covers the alveolar processes of the jaws and surrounds the necks of the teeth.

Parts of the gingiva
Interdental gingiva
Microscopic features
Langerhans cell
Merkel cell
Melanocytes
Production of melanin

Written by Gerlyn Braganza 📑✒️

Source – carranza clinical periodontology and Google images

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