"Furcation Defects" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Conditions in which a bifurcation or trifurcation of the molar tooth root becomes denuded as a result of periodontal disease. It may be followed by tooth mobility, temperature sensitivity, pain, and alveolar bone resorption.
- Furcation Defects
- Defect, Furcation
- Defects, Furcation
- Furcation Defect
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Furcation Defects" by people in Profiles.
An evidenced-based scoring index to determine the periodontal prognosis on molars. J Periodontol. 2014 Feb; 85(2):214-25.
Guided tissue regeneration with and without decalcified freeze-dried bone in mandibular Class II furcation invasions. J Periodontol. 1994 Mar; 65(3):244-54.