Gingivitis

Known as: Red and swollen gums, Inflamed gums, Gingivitis [Disease/Finding] 
A disorder involving inflammation of the gums; may affect surrounding and supporting structures of the teeth.
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1946-2017
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND/AIMS Severe early childhood caries is a microbial infection that severely compromises the dentition of young children… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To determine if eliminating periodontal infection and gingival inflammation affects the severity of active rheumatoid… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES The aim of this split-mouth, double-blind controlled clinical trial was to study the effects of irradiation with low… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The aim of the present study was to characterise microbiota and inflammatory host response around implants and teeth in patients… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND A few previous studies have suggested that risk for adult periodontitis (AP) has a genetic (heritable) component. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Objective and Design: To determine whether an inhibitor of matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs), administered to human subjects in a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
This longitudinal study compared the periodontal status of bonded and banded molars in 20 adult and 40 adolescent patients before… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Forty-one subjects with bad breath were assessed for oral malodor and periodontal status on three occasions, at intervals of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Bleeding on probing (BOP) is a widely used criterion to diagnose gingival inflammation. The purpose of the present retrospective… (More)
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1965
Highly Cited
1965
 
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