periodontoclasia


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periodontoclasia

[¦per·ē·ō‚dänt·ə′klā·zhə]
(medicine)
Any periodontal disease that results in the destruction of the periodontium.
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Mann was the assigned dental officer through much of the 1930s and made major strides on periodontoclasia and its surgical treatment.