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periodontal

[¦per·ē·ō¦dänt·əl]
(anatomy)
Surrounding a tooth.
Of or pertaining to the periodontium.
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Regardless of the treatment modality used, it is abundantly clear that nonsmokers respond much more favorably to periodontal therapy compared with smokers.
Initial periodontal therapy was performed again, and oral hygiene instructions were reinforced.
GAgP subjects received non-surgical periodontal therapy, which consists of oral hygiene instructions, scaling and root planning.
Programs should reevaluate the criteria used to determine the need for ultrasonic instrumentation utilizing evidence-based and current philosophies of periodontal therapy that recognizes the key role of inflammation.
A longitudinal interventional study is needed to reveal the effects on serum markers after clinical periodontal therapy / treatment.
However, the literature is still in its infancy and the majority of systematic reviews that have considered this wavelength have concluded that there are not enough studies or consistency among them to conclude that laser treatment is in any way superior to conventional periodontal therapy [2, 6].
Non-surgical periodontal therapy decreases serum elastase levels in aggressive but not in chronic periodontitis.
The effect of periodontal therapy on the survival rate and incidence of complications of multirooted teeth with furcation involvement after an observation period of at least 5 years: A systematic review.
Angina bullosa hemorrhagica: an unusual problem following periodontal therapy.
Conclusion: Patients with CKD have higher prevalence of periodontal disease while non-surgical periodontal therapy has been indicated to decrease the systemic inflammatory burden in patients with CKD specially those undergoing HD therapy.
Our treatment aim was to maintain a functional and aesthetic dentition, based on periodontal therapy and close monitoring.
The American Academy of Periodontology's "Comprehensive Periodontal Therapy Statement," published in the July 2011 issue of the Journal of Periodontology, outlines specific procedures that should be included in annual comprehensive periodontal evaluations to receive an accurate diagnosis, including both probing depth and attachment loss measurements.

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