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Non-inflammatory destructive periodontal disease
Background: Non-Inflammatory Destructive Periodontal Disease (NIDPD), is a severe destructive periodontal disease, that is characterized by the attachment loss and alveolar bone loss, without signs of the gingival inflammation, ...
Procedimentos básicos em periodontia: método lógico para estabilizar a doença periodontal avançada
To treat periodontal disease is essential to establish a control in all etiological factors that cause destructive activity in periodontal tissues. Basic periodontal therapy may be applied to eliminate or/and to control ...
Localized periodontal disease induced by bacterial plaque and palatal radicular groove: treatment and considerations
The palatal radicular groove is a morphological tooth defect, which act as local predisposing risk factor favoring accumulation of the bacterial plaque, permitting microbial invasion via root groove way, directly into ...
Current concepts about periodontal disease and relationship with systemic diseases
Periodontal disease may be characterized by clinical symptoms such as gingival bleeding, tooth mobility, pathologic migration of supportive tissues, and loss of chewing ability. In addition, it may be classified as an ...
Polymorphisms in the vitamin D receptor gene are associated with periodontal disease
(Amer Acad PeriodontologyChicagoEUA, 2004)
Interleukin-1 gene cluster polymorphisms associated with periodontal disease in type 2 diabetes
Background: Epidemiologic studies have shown an increased frequency, severity, and risk of periodontitis in patients with diabetes. Periodontitis is associated with certain interleukin (IL)-1 gene cluster polymorphisms. ...
Presence of bacteria in dentinal tubules
(Universidade de São Paulo (USP), Faculdade de Odontologia de Bauru, 2008-05-01)
This study demonstrated that a significant number of bacteria is present. in the radicular dentinal tubules of periodontally diseased human teeth. Ten periodontally diseased teeth were prepared and stained by Brown and ...
Periodontal changes in patients undergoing radiotherapy
(Amer Acad Periodontology, 2004-09-01)
Background: the purpose of this study was to evaluate changes in the periodontium in patients who received head and neck radiation therapy.Methods: Periodontal clinical parameters (probing depth, clinical attachment level, ...