The prevalence of localized juvenile periodontitis in Saudi subjects.

@article{Nassar1994ThePO,
  title={The prevalence of localized juvenile periodontitis in Saudi subjects.},
  author={Mostafa Nassar and O Afifi and Ronald D Deprez},
  journal={Journal of periodontology},
  year={1994},
  volume={65 7},
  pages={698-701}
}
The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence and sex ratio of localized juvenile periodontitis (LJP) cases in a selected Saudi population, to compare these values with different societies, and to correlate the sex ratio with the presence of Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans in the afflicted sites. In a retrospective study over a 3-year… CONTINUE READING