periodontal

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per·i·o·don·tal

 (pĕr′ē-ə-dŏn′tl)
adj.
1. Surrounding or encasing a tooth: a periodontal ligament.
2. Relating to or affecting tissue and structures surrounding and supporting the teeth.

per′i·o·don′tal·ly adv.

periodontal

(ˌpɛrɪəˈdɒntəl)
adj
(Dentistry) of, denoting, or affecting the gums and other tissues surrounding the teeth: periodontal disease.

per•i•o•don•tal

(ˌpɛr i əˈdɒn tl)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the periodontium or the periodontal membrane.
2. of or pertaining to periodontics.
3. surrounding or associated with a tooth.
[1850–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.periodontal - of or relating to or involving or practicing periodontics; "periodontal disease"
Translations
parodontal

periodontal

[perɪˈdɒntl] ADJperiodontal

per·i·o·don·tal

a. periodontal, localizado alrededor de un diente.

periodontal

adj periodontal
References in periodicals archive ?
Treatment Plan: Medical history, extra-/intraoral examination, caries and periodontal risk assessments, four bitewings, hard tissue examination, periodontal charting, gingival assessment, plaque free score, and home care including: using an interproximal brush instead of miscellaneous objections such as butter knife and envelopes; replace current mouth rinse with fluoridated mouth rinse.
Periodontal examination include probing pocket depth measurements as part of complete periodontal charting or periodontal screening and monitoring as in basic periodontal examination (BPE).
Bleeding from the base of a pocket following the periodontal charting is an indicator of active periodontitis.