Prospective Analysis of the Relationship Between the State of Periodontal Tissues and Changes in Selected Cardiovascular Parameters in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes.


BACKGROUND Periodontitis is considered a risk factor in many systemic diseases, including cardiovascular pathologies and diabetes. Diabetes can also exacerbate early vascular changes, mainly due to the synthesis of advanced glycosylation end-products and oxidative stress. It has not yet been fully explained whether the additional presence of periodontal… (More)
DOI: 10.17219/acem/34206