[Relationhip between diabetes and periodontal disease].


Periodontal disease is a chronic inflammatory disorder by the anaerobic bacteria invasion into periodontal tissues including gingival connective tissue, periodontal ligament, and alveolar bone. Periodontitis is classified into two types, gingivitis and periodontitis. Diabetic patients tend to suffer from periodontitis with severe alveolar bone loss caused… (More)


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@article{Nagata2009RelationhipBD, title={[Relationhip between diabetes and periodontal disease].}, author={Toshihiko Nagata}, journal={Clinical calcium}, year={2009}, volume={19 9}, pages={1291-8} }