Current status of the host response in chronic marginal periodontitis.

@article{Page1981CurrentSO,
  title={Current status of the host response in chronic marginal periodontitis.},
  author={Roy C. Page and Hubert E. Schroeder},
  journal={Journal of periodontology},
  year={1981},
  volume={52 9},
  pages={
          477-91
        }
}
causes. However, these observers had no idea as to the nature of systemic or host factors, and a variety of conditions were thought to be contributory to the disease.3'4 These conditions were somewhat obscure, even arcane, and included digestive derangements, contagion from unclean instruments, low vitality, diseases affecting the circulation, drugs which overstimulate the tissues, and certain systemic diseases such as tuberculosis, scurvy, and syphilis which, like Periodontitis, were common in… CONTINUE READING

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