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 ?
Contract Awarded for:Supply of periodontal dressing material
Primary soft tissue closure was obtained using 4-0 silk suture, and periodontal dressing was placed over the surgical area to achieve haemostasis and wound stability in both groups.
The periodontal dressing along with sutures were removed and thoroughly irrigated with normal saline.
The surgical area was protected with a periodontal dressing.
33-36) Compared to patients treated with conventional gingivectomy, laser patients reportedly display less intra- or post-operative bleeding, have a reduced need for periodontal dressing and require less post-operative analgesics.