periodontitis


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periodontitis

(ˌpɛrɪədɒnˈtaɪtɪs)
n
(Dentistry) dentistry the inflammation of periodontal tissue
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per•i•o•don•ti•tis

(ˌpɛr i oʊ dɒnˈtaɪ tɪs)

n.
1. inflammatory disease of the periodontium.
[1870–75]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.periodontitis - a disease that attacks the gum and bone and around the teeth
pyorrhea alveolaris, Riggs' disease, pyorrhea, pyorrhoea - chronic periodontitis; purulent inflammation of the teeth sockets
alveolar resorption - wasting of the bony socket
gingivitis - inflammation of the gums
ulatrophia - recession of the gums
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Translations
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periodontitis

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Periodontitis in particular has been studied extensively, and currently, it is considered an independent risk factor for atherosclerotic vascular diseases.
Periodontitis is an advanced stage of gum disease where the gums are seriously infected and the disease can permanently damage the gums and the jaw bone.
Periodontitis is a chronic and destructive disease that invades the gingiva and periodontal support tissues.
However, the correlation between PD-1 signals and T-cell exhaustion in lesions from patients with chronic apical periodontitis has not been described.
23, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- For adults with treated hypertension, periodontitis is associated with higher mean systolic blood pressure (BP) and with increased odds of unsuccessful hypertensive treatment, according to a study published online Oct.
Periodontitis is a chronic inflammatory and infectious disease affecting the periodontium, which is mainly caused by the periodontal pathogens and the subsequent reaction of the host to these pathogens.
The Papillon-Lefevre syndrome (PLS) is a very rare syndrome of autosomal recessive inheritance characterized by palmoplantar hyperkeratosis and early onset periodontitis, leading to premature loss of both primary and permanent dentition.
Development of the new classification required an extensive review of the scientific literature and its interpretation that was completed by experts in four separate working groups: Periodontal Health and Gingival Diseases and Conditions; Periodontitis; Manifestations of Systemic Diseases and Conditions; and Peri-Implant Diseases and Conditions.
Modifiable and Non-Modifiable Risk Factors of Chronic Periodontitis: A Narrative Review
Periodontitis: if left untreated, gingivitis can lead to a more serious infection, destroying the soft tissue and bone that support the teeth.