transseptal fiber group
Definition: type I collagen fibers collected into fiber bundles within the subepithelial connective tissue of the gingiva; they extend from the cervical cementum of one tooth to the cervical cementum of the next tooth, thus forming the bulk of the interdental papilla.
See Also: gingival principal fiber groups
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