Treating chronic periodontitis: current status, challenges, and future directions - adult periodontitits

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Periodontitis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic adult periodontitits


Chronic periodontitis is a common disease of the oral cavity consisting of chronic inflammation of the periodontal tissues that is caused by the accumulation of.

Chronic periodontitis is the most common type, affecting mostly adults, though children can be affected, too. This type is caused by plaque.

The most common form of periodontal disease and the major consideration of this chapter is chronic adult periodontitis (CAP). The pathologic process(es).

This SBU report, "Chronic Periodontitis – Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment", is based on a systematic and critical review of the scientific literature.A powered.