Periodontitis

Known as: Periodontitis NOS, Periodontitis [Disease/Finding], Pyorrhea 
Inflammation and loss of connective tissues supporting or surrounding the teeth. This may involve any part of the PERIODONTIUM. Periodontitis is… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Periodontitis are infectious diseases characterized by immune-mediated destruction of periodontal supporting tissues and tooth… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Vitamin D deficiency and insufficiency is a global health issue that afflicts more than one billion children and adults worldwide… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Periodontitis, or gum disease, affects millions of people each year. Although it is associated with a defined microbial… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Periodontitis is a periodontal tissue infectious disease and the most common cause for tooth loss in adults. It has been linked… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The periodontal diseases are highly prevalent and can affect up to 90% of the worldwide population. Gingivitis, the mildest form… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
More than 700 bacterial species or phylotypes, of which over 50% have not been cultivated, have been detected in the oral cavity… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Severe periodontitis is associated with elevated inflammatory markers in otherwise healthy populations. However, the nature of… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Upper body obesity, related to visceral fat accumulation, is known to increase the risk of various adult diseases, especially… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Periodontal disease is the most frequent cause of tooth loss in humans and is the most prevalent disease associated with bone… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
It has been recognized for some time that bacterial species exist in complexes in subgingival plaque. The purpose of the present… (More)
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