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Chronic Periodontitis

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.
Also Known As:
Adult Periodontitis; Adult Periodontitides; Chronic Periodontitides; Periodontitides, Adult; Periodontitides, Chronic; Periodontitis, Adult; Periodontitis, Chronic
Networked: 2145 relevant articles (149 outcomes, 680 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Periodontal Pocket (Periodontal Pockets)
2. Periodontitis
3. Infection
4. Aggressive Periodontitis (Periodontosis)
5. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (MODY)

Experts

1. Pradeep, A R: 43 articles (07/2015 - 12/2000)
2. Sorsa, Timo: 22 articles (01/2016 - 01/2002)
3. Atilla, Gül: 21 articles (07/2014 - 01/2002)
4. Naik, Savitha B: 19 articles (08/2015 - 01/2012)
5. Faveri, Marcelo: 18 articles (01/2015 - 11/2006)
6. Feres, Magda: 18 articles (01/2015 - 06/2002)
7. Emingil, Gülnur: 18 articles (12/2012 - 09/2002)
8. Buduneli, Nurcan: 16 articles (01/2015 - 01/2002)
9. Figueiredo, Luciene Cristina: 15 articles (05/2015 - 07/2005)
10. Duarte, Poliana Mendes: 14 articles (05/2015 - 08/2009)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Chronic Periodontitis:
1. Metronidazole (Metric)FDA LinkGeneric
2. ChlorhexidineIBA
3. Tetracycline (Achromycin)FDA LinkGeneric
4. Doxycycline (Vibramycin)FDA LinkGeneric
5. Minocycline (Cyclops)FDA LinkGeneric
6. xanthan gum (xanthan)FDA LinkGeneric
7. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)IBA
8. CollagenIBA
9. Azithromycin (Zithromax)FDA LinkGeneric
10. doxycycline hyclate (Periostat)FDA LinkGeneric

Therapies and Procedures

1. Root Planing
2. Debridement
3. Dental Scaling
4. Solid-State Lasers
5. Oral Hygiene (Dental Hygiene)