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Synonyms for periodontitis

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

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The leaf extract of the plant has been shown to have a positive effect during subgingivial irrigation in chronic peridontitis (Taweechaisupapong et al.
High level of GCF meyloperoxidase were observed in peridontitis patients and levels were still higher in smoker as compared to non-smoker.
5) Mientras que otros han establecido mas relacion de alelos G con peridontitis.
The most unusual cause of tooth loss, which is quite serious, is gingivitis or peridontitis (gum disease).
This causes infection and inflammation in the gums, which can lead to peridontitis, a more severe form of gum disease which affects the underlying bone.