periodontia


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per·i·o·don·tia

 (pĕr′ē-ə-dŏn′shə)
n.
Periodontics.

periodontics, periodontia

the branch of dentistry that studies and treats disease of the bone, connecting tissue, and gum surrounding a tooth. — periodontist, n. — periodontic, adj.
See also: Teeth
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Noun1.periodontia - the branch of dentistry dealing with diseases of the gums and other structures around the teeth
dental medicine, dentistry, odontology - the branch of medicine dealing with the anatomy and development and diseases of the teeth
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Os CEO's sao constituidos por unidades de saude que devem oferecer a populacao, no minimo, servicos odontologicos de diagnostico voltados para a identificacao do cancer bucal, periodontia especializada, endodontia, cirurgia oral menor de tecidos moles e duros e atendimento a pacientes especiais (2).
Se incluyeron hombres y mujeres de entre 25 y 70 anos de edad sin afecciones cronicas graves como hipertension, diabetes, sindrome metabolico o artritis, con al menos 16 dientes naturales en boca, excluido terceros molares, con periodontitis cronica moderada a severa segun los criterios de clasificacion de la Academia Americana de Periodontia.
Tenders are invited for repair renovation and alteration of electrical installation work and airconditioning arrangement at ug section of periodontia department(2a) of old building of dr r ahmed dental college and hospital_airconditioning arrangement
3) Periodontal examination was done by a single examiner expert in periodontia to eliminate inter-examiner variability.
Posteriormente, outras como: Oclusao, Cirurgia Ortognatica, Protese e Periodontia passaram a considerar o papel da musculatura e funcoes como fatores etiologicos, perpetuantes ou agravantes de problemas antes considerados apenas de competencia da Odontologia, que, portanto, passaram a ser tambem do escopo da Fonoaudiologia.
The surgery theatre for practical lessons in surgery, periodontia and endodontia (Clinical II) was the place in which most accidents with BM occurred (35/38.
Higher percentages of children had healthy periodontia in private schools as compared to public schools.
Patient has been started on Prednisolone 20 mg/day on divided and tapering dose for 1 week with morning doses of 10mg after proper systemic evaluation in periodontia department.
Scaling and root planning (SRP) was done for improvement of the overall gingival health in the department of periodontia.