Osteoporosis/osteopenia as an independent factor associated with periodontitis in postmenopausal women: a case–control study

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This study investigated whether osteoporosis/osteopenia has an influence on the progression of periodontitis in postmenopausal women. The findings highlight that postmenopausal women with osteoporosis/osteopenia had a greater chance of presenting periodontitis than those with normal bone mineral density, particularly among nonusers of osteoporosis… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00198-012-2130-7

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