"Focal Infection, Dental" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Secondary or systemic infections due to dissemination throughout the body of microorganisms whose primary focus of infection lies in the periodontal tissues.
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- Focal Infection, Dental
- Focal Infections, Dental
- Infections, Dental Focal
- Dental Focal Infection
- Dental Focal Infections
- Infection, Dental Focal
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Focal Infection, Dental" by people in Profiles.
Does Restriction of Public Health Care Dental Benefits Affect the Volume, Severity, or Cost of Dental-Related Hospital Visits? J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2017 Mar; 75(3):467-474.
Cervical necrotizing fasciitis with descending mediastinitis: literature review and case report. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012 Jun; 70(6):1342-50.
A prospective pilot study to evaluate a new dental assessment and treatment paradigm for patients scheduled to undergo intensive chemotherapy for cancer. Cancer. 1999 Apr 15; 85(8):1843-8.