periodontitis

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Synonyms for periodontitis

a disease that attacks the gum and bone and around the teeth

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3,5 Many researchers have stressed on patient's awareness for prevention of periodontal diseases.
Present study was conducted to assess the correlation of periodontal disease with stress and factors affecting stress in industrial workers of Lahore.
Simple oral health screening and treatment can play crucial role in the prevention of periodontal diseases.
The non-specific theory in microbial etiology of inflammatory periodontal diseases.
The association between periodontal diseases and cardiovascular diseases: A state-of-the-science review.
This metabolic destabilization contributes to a stress response similar to that seen in periodontal disease.
1) Diabetes mellitus and periodontal disease have long been considered to be biologically linked.
Ayyaz Ali Khan told here Sunday that recent research revealed that the association between oral health and coronary diseases has been linked to the infection involved in periodontal diseases.
PDT may be an effective therapy for the treatment of periodontal diseases.
Periodontal disease is estimated to affect 75% of the people in the United States to some extent, and 20 to 30% of the country's adults suffer moderate to severe forms of the disease.
While then highly controversial, the Keyes Technique stressed that the best defense against periodontal disease is a good home oral hygiene program that included routine cleaning with baking soda, salt, and peroxide.
There is still much research to be done to understand the link between periodontal diseases and systemic diseases, such as cardiovascular disease and difficult-to-control diabetes," says Dr.
Certain of these bacteria are especially prevalent in patients with periodontal diseases, although in most cases a single species has not been clearly shown to "cause" the disease.
GEM 21S provides a treatment that demonstrates a high level of predictable efficacy, and the long-term results released today reiterate the value of its use to treat bone defects and gingival tissue recession resulting from chronic periodontal diseases.
Diseases of tissues surrounding and supporting the teeth are known as periodontal diseases.