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periodontal

[¦per·ē·ō¦dänt·əl]
(anatomy)
Surrounding a tooth.
Of or pertaining to the periodontium.
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Considering that periodontal therapy appointments are often completed within fixed time intervals, efficiency of the periodontal therapy session is critical.
The results of the present study showed high MPV values after active periodontal therapy when compared mean values at baseline [Table 1 and Graph 1].
Postoperative DH is one of the most frequent complaints following periodontal therapy, with a reported prevalence ranging from 76.8-80.4 % after 1 day to and 21.7 % after 8 weeks (30,31).
Evidence-Based Considerations for the Clinical Use of Locally Delivered, Controlled-Release Antimicrobials in Periodontal Therapy. The Journal of Dental Hygiene 2013; 87:249-264.
Johren, "Clinical treatment outcomes of periodontal therapy in HIV-seropositive patients undergoing highly active antiretroviral therapy," European Journal of Medical Research, vol.
Regardless of the treatment modality used, it is abundantly clear that nonsmokers respond much more favorably to periodontal therapy compared with smokers.
Periodontal therapy may reduce the risk of preterm low birth weight in women with periodontal disease: A randomized controlled trial.
Effect of periodontal therapy on type 2 diabetes mellitus patients with chronic periodontitis with the evaluation of HbA1c.
Also, few studies have investigated the potential association of carrying a gene variant with the clinical response to periodontal therapy. The present study was undertaken to test the hypothesis that gene polymorphisms may affect periodontal inflammation and treatment outcomes via pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokine levels in AGP patients.

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