chronic periodontitis


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Related to chronic periodontitis: aggressive periodontitis

marginal periodontitis

A sequela of gingivitis in which inflammation has spread apically to involve the alveolar process.

chronic periodontitis

Periodontitis in which there is gradual and persistent evidence of periodontal pocket formation, injury to the ligamentous attachments of the teeth, alveolar bone destruction, and eventually, dental loosening.
See also: periodontitis
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LANAP immediate effects in vivo on human chronic periodontitis microbiota.
Effect of periodontal therapy on type 2 diabetes mellitus patients with chronic periodontitis with the evaluation of HbA1c.
Chronic periodontitis and gingivitis were diagnosed based on the clinical and radiographic criteria defined by the 1999 International World Workshop for a Classification of Periodontal Diseases and Conditions (37).
The pSS patients were divided into the following groups: (i) pSS with chronic periodontitis (SCP, n = 7), based on the criteria by Lopez et al.
Effect of adjunctive systemic azithromycin with periodontal surgery in the treatment of chronic periodontitis in smokers: A pilot study.
Results: Higher levels of circulatory IL-6 were found in both genders with advance state of chronic periodontitis.
Karhadkar, "Correlation of levels of interleukin-1[beta] in gingival crevicular fluid to the clinical parameters of chronic periodontitis," The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice, vol.
The dimensions of biologic width seem to differ with respect to periodontal health and in untreated chronic periodontitis patients.
Despite the mixed results of these published RCTs, as well as differing conclusions drawn on the basis of the systematic reviews and meta-analyses discussed by these authors, they concluded that the evidence indicates PDT in conjunction with NSPT may improve periodontal outcomes for healthy patients with chronic periodontitis.
Sub gingival Plaque samples were taken with curettes from Chronic periodontitis patients in deep CAL >6mm and shallow pockets CAL>3mm in same patients and from aggressive periodontitis in CAL>6mm.
Evaluation of the association between chronic periodontitis and acute coronary syndrome: A case control study.
Quantification of Porphyromonas gingivalis and FimA genotypes in smoker chronic periodontitis.

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