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Marginal parodontitis er en af de almindeligste inflammatoriske sygdomme

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Periodontitis is a common inflammatory disease characterized by breakdown of the structure supporting the tooth. The disease, which is caused by bacteria colonizing the root surface, occurs with a marked difference in individual susceptibility and presents as chronic and aggressive forms of the disease. A number of medical disorders act as predisposing factors, and periodontitis may influence the course of some diseases, including coronary heart disease and diabetes.
OriginalsprogDansk
TidsskriftUgeskrift for Laeger
Vol/bind172
Udgave nummer44
Sider (fra-til)3029-32
Antal sider4
ISSN0041-5782
StatusUdgivet - 1 nov. 2010

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  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1, Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2, Disease Susceptibility, Genetic Predisposition to Disease, Humans, Life Style, Myocardial Ischemia, Periodontitis, Risk Factors

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