Gingival Clinical Markers
Over Stippled

Over Stippled

Surface Texture – The surface texture of the gingiva is related the amount of attachment of the gingiva to the underlying bone.

Over Stippled – Tissue that is over stippled is pale in color and has a too firm consistency:

  • Tissue is over stippled and fibrotic

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You have correctly identified over stippled gingiva by the pale color and too firm consistency.