periodontal

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periodontal

[¦per·ē·ō¦dänt·əl]
(anatomy)
Surrounding a tooth.
Of or pertaining to the periodontium.
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However, conditions with aggressive periodontal disease are not always the result of cathepsin C mutations and there is no evidence that patients will suffer from aggressive periodontitis simply because they have a low activity cathepsin C variant [Hewitt et al., 2004].

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