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Synonyms for periodontitis

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

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Distribution of Porphyromonas gingivalis Strains with fimA Genotypes in Periodontitis Patients.
En el caso de las periodontitis, tanto la agresiva como la cronica son causadas por un sobrecrecimiento de patogenos periodontales putativos en la placa subgingival seguido por una respuesta inmune inflamatoria del huesped.
The study revealed that women over the age of 50 who took estrogen for osteoporosis were 44 percent less likely to have severe periodontitis than women who did not receive the treatment.
17) In smokers, clinical signs of periodontitis such as bleeding on probing may be suppressed despite advanced underlying bone and connective tissue destruction.
Type 2 diabetes and periodontitis are highly common conditions and dental professional are aware about the association between these two conditions for many years.
5 percent among patients with mild or moderate periodontitis and those without gum disease, respectively.
Palabras clave: receptores tipo Toll 2; periodontitis cronica; fluido crevicular gingival.
10) In addition, human studies have found that patients with moderate chronic periodontitis show a higher gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) PAR-2 expression than healthy subjects.
We also evaluated the association between chronic periodontitis and glycaemic status, microvascular, and macrovascular complications among individuals having T2DM with and without chronic periodontitis.
Comment: In this study, vitamin E supplementation, when used as an adjunct to scaling and root planing, improved chronic periodontitis.
A total of 55% patients were diagnosed with both cardiac and periodontal pathology, whereas 45% patients with only chronic periodontitis.
The study, entitled "Predicting Periodontitis at State and Local Levels in the United States," also indicates high prevalence among southeastern and southwestern states, including areas along the Mississippi Delta, the U.
Periodontitis is a complex disease in which disease expression involves intricate interactions of the biofilm with the host immuno inflammatory response and subsequent alterations in bone and connective tissue homeostasis.
Apart from periodontopathic bacteria there are numerous infectious agents and its interconnected cellular and humoral host response play a important role in periodontitis.
It also reviews key players involved in the therapeutic development for Periodontitis and special features on late-stage and discontinued projects.