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Disease Chronic Periodontitis

Name Chronic Periodontitis
Synonyms Adult Periodontitides | Adult Periodontitis | Chronic Periodontitides | Periodontitides, Adult | Periodontitides, Chronic | Periodontitis, Adult | Periodontitis, Chronic
Definition Chronic inflammation and loss of PERIODONTIUM that is associated with the amount of DENTAL PLAQUE or DENTAL CALCULUS present. Chronic periodontitis occurs mostly in adults and was called adult periodontitis, but this disease can appear in young people.
Categories Mouth disease
MeSH® ID D055113

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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 Chronic Periodontitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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