Association of Periodontal Disease and Pre-term Low Birth Weight Infants.

Abstract

The incidence of pre-term low birth weight still prevails in developed as well as developing countries though the numbers may vary. Periodontitis is a chronic inflammatory process with multifactorial etiology and adversely affects the outcome of pregnancy which becomes a major public health problem. The association of periodontitis as risk factor for pre… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s13224-014-0581-9

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