Tooth Loss

Known as: tooth shedding, loss teeth, loss tooth 
The failure to retain teeth as a result of disease or injury.

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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Periodontal diseases that lead to the destruction of periodontal tissues--including periodontal ligament (PDL… (More)
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2004
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2004
In UK and Australia, quality of life (QoL) was associated with age and number of teeth. 
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND The biofilm that forms and remains on tooth surfaces is the main etiological factor in caries and periodontal disease… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Periodontal and other infections have been suggested as potential risk factors for stroke. This study… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Chronic infections, including periodontal infections, may predispose to cardiovascular disease. The… (More)
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2003
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2003
OBJECTIVES To quantify racial and socioeconomic status (SES) disparities in oral health, as measured by tooth loss, and to… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Tooth loss due to periodontal disease, dental caries, trauma, or a variety of genetic disorders continues to affect most adults… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Papillon-Lefèvre syndrome, or keratosis palmoplantaris with periodontopathia (PLS, MIM 245000), is an autosomal recessive… (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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1997
1997
Smoking is associated with an increased risk of tooth loss, but it is not known if this risk decreases significantly when… (More)
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