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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… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
BACKGROUND Dental caries (tooth decay) and periodontal diseases (gingivitis and periodontitis) affect the majority of people… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Periodontal health is defined by absence of clinically detectable inflammation. There is a biological level of immune… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
OBJECTIVES This review proposes case definitions and diagnostic considerations of systemic disorders and conditions that affect… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
  • R. Darveau
  • Nature Reviews Microbiology
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 40197108
Periodontitis, or gum disease, affects millions of people each year. Although it is associated with a defined microbial… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
While TNF-alpha is pivotal to the pathogenesis of inflammatory osteolysis, the means by which it recruits osteoclasts and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
During normal pregnancy, maternal hormones and locally acting cytokines play a key role in regulating the onset of labor… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Abstract A scoring system for registration of apical periodontitis in radiographs is presented. The system is termed the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Healing events after nonsurgical periodontal therapy in patients with periodontal pockets 4--7 mm deep were investigated… Expand
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