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Disease Aggressive Periodontitis

Name Aggressive Periodontitis
Synonyms Circumpubertal Periodontitis | Early-Onset Periodontitis | JP | JPD | Juvenile Periodontitis | Periodontitis, Aggressive | Periodontitis, Aggressive, 1 | Periodontitis, Circumpubertal | Periodontitis, Juvenile | Periodontitis, Prepubertal | Periodontoses | Periodontosis | PPP | Prepubertal Periodontitis
Definition Inflammation and loss of PERIODONTIUM that is characterized by rapid attachment loss and bone destruction in the presence of little local factors such as DENTAL PLAQUE and DENTAL CALCULUS. This highly destructive form of periodontitis often occurs in young people and was called early-onset periodontitis, but this disease also appears in old people.
Categories Mouth disease
MeSH® ID D010520
OMIM® ID 170650
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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 Aggressive Periodontitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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