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Disease Periodontal Abscess

Name Periodontal Abscess
Synonyms Abscesses, Periodontal | Abscess, Periodontal | Periodontal Abscesses
Definition Localized circumscribed purulent area of inflammation in the periodontal tissue. It is a derivative of marginal periodontitis and commonly associated with suprabony and infrabony pockets and interradicular involvements, in contrast to periapical abscess which is attributable to pulp necrosis.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Mouth disease
MeSH® ID D010508

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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infection Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Suppuration Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Abscess Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Periodontal Abscess Has associated chemicals
2. DiseasesStomatognathic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mouth Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Periodontal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Periodontitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Periodontal Abscess Has associated chemicals

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