periodontitis Inflammation around the tooth or teeth. Periodontitis and all periodontal diseases are bacterial infections that destroy the attachment fibers and supporting bone that hold the teeth in the mouth. Left untreated, these diseases can lead to tooth loss. The main cause of periodontal di...
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Periodontitis s or pyorrhea ə is a set of inflammatory diseases affecting the periodontium, i.e., the tissues that surround and support the teeth. Periodontitis involves progressive loss of the alveolar bone around the teeth, and if left untreated, can lead to the loosening and subsequent loss of ...
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Inflammation and loss of the connective tissue of the supporting or surrounding structure of teeth with loss of attachment.
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Inflammation of the supporting structures of the tooth, including the gum, the periodontal ligament, and the jawbone.
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A severe gum infection that destroys the soft tissue and bone that support the teeth. The infection increases a woman's risk of having a premature or low birth weight baby. Common symptoms of the condition include swollen, bright red or purple gums, spaces between the teeth, chronic bad breath or a ...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: per′ē-ō-don-tī′tis Definitions: 1. Inflammation of the periodontium. 2. A chronic inflammatory disease of the periodontium occurring in response to bacterial plaque on the adjacent teeth; characterized by gingivitis, destruction of the alveolar bo...
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1) Disease 2) Periodontal disease
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