Successful periodontal maintenance of a case with Papillon-Lefèvre syndrome: 12-year follow-up and review of the literature.

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BACKGROUND Various approaches to treating the periodontal condition associated with Papillon-Lefèvre syndrome have been reported. These include oral hygiene instruction, use of mouthrinses, frequent debridement, multiple antibiotic regimens, periodontal surgery, extraction of hopeless teeth, and extraction of all deciduous teeth. Because Papillon-Lefèvre… (More)

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@article{Wiebe2001SuccessfulPM, title={Successful periodontal maintenance of a case with Papillon-Lef{\`e}vre syndrome: 12-year follow-up and review of the literature.}, author={Colin B Wiebe and Lari H{\"a}kkinen and Edward E Putnins and Peggy Walsh and Hannu S Larjava}, journal={Journal of periodontology}, year={2001}, volume={72 6}, pages={824-30} }