"Periodontal Diseases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Pathological processes involving the PERIODONTIUM including the gum (GINGIVA), the alveolar bone (ALVEOLAR PROCESS), the DENTAL CEMENTUM, and the PERIODONTAL LIGAMENT.
- Periodontal Diseases
- Disease, Periodontal
- Diseases, Periodontal
- Periodontal Disease
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Periodontal Diseases" by people in Profiles.
Periodontal diseases and carotid intima-media thickness in Bangladesh. J Clin Periodontol. 2016 11; 43(11):909-917.
Periodontal disease and preterm birth. Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am. 2012 Mar; 39(1):17-23, vii.
Periodontal disease, oxidative stress, and risk for preeclampsia. J Periodontol. 2010 Feb; 81(2):199-204.
Maternal periodontal disease and soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase-1 expression. J Periodontol. 2009 Sep; 80(9):1506-10.
Periodontal disease early in pregnancy is associated with maternal systemic inflammation among African American women. J Periodontol. 2008 Jul; 79(7):1127-32.
Maternal infection and risk of preeclampsia: systematic review and metaanalysis. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2008 Jan; 198(1):7-22.
Matrices and scaffolds for drug delivery in dental, oral and craniofacial tissue engineering. Adv Drug Deliv Rev. 2007 May 30; 59(4-5):308-24.
The use of SPECT bone scans to evaluate patients with idiopathic jaw pain. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2000 Dec; 90(6):750-7.
Upper airway complications of smoking. Clin Chest Med. 2000 Mar; 21(1):147-57, x.
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.