"Chronic Periodontitis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Chronic inflammation and loss of PERIODONTIUM that is associated with the amount of DENTAL PLAQUE or DENTAL CALCULUS present. Chronic periodontitis occurs mostly in adults and was called adult periodontitis, but this disease can appear in young people.
- Chronic Periodontitis
- Chronic Periodontitides
- Periodontitides, Chronic
- Periodontitis, Chronic
- Adult Periodontitis
- Adult Periodontitides
- Periodontitides, Adult
- Periodontitis, Adult
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Chronic Periodontitis" by people in Profiles.
Periodontal inflammation and distinct inflammatory profiles in saliva and gingival crevicular fluid compared with serum and joints in rheumatoid arthritis patients. J Periodontol. 2021 10; 92(10):1379-1391.
In Situ Anabolic Activity of Periodontal Pathogens Porphyromonas gingivalis and Filifactor alocis in Chronic Periodontitis. Sci Rep. 2016 09 19; 6:33638.
Periodontal CD14 mRNA expression is downregulated in patients with chronic periodontitis and type 2 diabetes. BMC Oral Health. 2015 Nov 18; 15:145.
Authors' response. J Periodontol. 2014 Sep; 85(9):1159-60.
Increased and correlated expression of connective tissue growth factor and transforming growth factor beta 1 in surgically removed periodontal tissues with chronic periodontitis. J Periodontal Res. 2015 Jun; 50(3):315-9.
Lip buccal mucosa traumatic overgrowth due to sucking habit - a 10-year follow-up of a non-surgical approach: a combination of behavioural and myofunctional therapy. Acta Odontol Scand. 2014 Nov; 72(8):1079-83.
An evidenced-based scoring index to determine the periodontal prognosis on molars. J Periodontol. 2014 Feb; 85(2):214-25.
Metabolic syndrome and periodontitis in Gullah African Americans with type 2 diabetes mellitus. J Clin Periodontol. 2013 Jun; 40(6):599-606.
Health insurance status is associated with periodontal disease progression among Gullah African-Americans with type 2 diabetes mellitus. J Public Health Dent. 2011; 71(2):143-51.
Non-surgical chemotherapeutic treatment strategies for the management of periodontal diseases. Dent Clin North Am. 2010 Jan; 54(1):13-33.