pyorrhea

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py·or·rhe·a

 (pī′ə-rē′ə)
n.
1. Purulent inflammation of the gums and tooth sockets, often leading to loosening of the teeth.
2. A discharge of pus.

py′or·rhe′al adj.

py•or•rhe•a

or py•or•rhoe•a

(ˌpaɪ əˈri ə)

n.
1. a discharge of pus.
2. severe periodontitis, characterized by bleeding and suppuration of the gums and often loosening of the teeth.
[1805–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pyorrhea - discharge of puspyorrhea - discharge of pus      
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
2.pyorrhea - chronic periodontitis; purulent inflammation of the teeth sockets
periodontal disease, periodontitis - a disease that attacks the gum and bone and around the teeth
pericementoclasia - pus pocket formation around a tooth
Translations

py·or·rhe·a

n. piorrea. 1. periodontitis;
2. flujo de materia purulenta.

pyorrhea

n piorrea