Periodontal Attachment Loss
"Periodontal Attachment Loss" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Loss or destruction of periodontal tissue caused by periodontitis or other destructive periodontal diseases or by injury during instrumentation. Attachment refers to the periodontal ligament which attaches to the alveolar bone. It has been hypothesized that treatment of the underlying periodontal disease and the seeding of periodontal ligament cells enable the creating of new attachment.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Periodontal Attachment Loss" by people in Profiles.
Poston CJ, Pierce TC, Li Y, Brinson CW, Lu Z, Lauer AW, Leite RS, Huang Y. Statin intake is associated with MMP-1 level in gingival crevicular fluid of patients with periodontitis. Oral Dis. 2016 Jul; 22(5):438-44.
Mize TW, Sundararaj KP, Leite RS, Huang Y. 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.
Marlow NM, Slate EH, Bandyopadhyay D, Fernandes JK, Leite RS. 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.
Bandyopadhyay D, Marlow NM, Fernandes JK, Leite RS. Periodontal disease progression and glycaemic control among Gullah African Americans with type-2 diabetes. J Clin Periodontol. 2010 Jun; 37(6):501-9.
Shibly O, Cummings KM, Zambon JJ. Resolution of oral lesions after tobacco cessation. J Periodontol. 2008 Sep; 79(9):1797-801.
Hill EG, Slate EH, Wiegand RE, Grossi SG, Salinas CF. Study design for calibration of clinical examiners measuring periodontal parameters. J Periodontol. 2006 Jul; 77(7):1129-41.