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sphymomanometer (sfig-mom-anom-eter)

used to measure blood pressure

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gingivectomy

surgical removal of gum tissue

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gingovoplasty

surgical reshaping of gum tissue

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operculectomy

removal of gum flap around tooth

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surgical removal of gum tissue

gingivectomy

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surgical reshaping of gum tissue

gingivoplasty

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surgical removal of gum flap

operculectomy

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alveolectomy

removal of bone surrounding tooth

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removal of bone surrounding tooth

alveolectomy

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example of primary haemmorage

immediate onset from anti-coagulant drugs

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reactiionary haemmorage

brought on by sttrenuous exercise, mouthwashing, hot fluids or alcohol

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