Periodontal Atrophy

Degradation or wasting of the PERIODONTIUM tissues that may involve the gum (GINGIVA), the alveolar bone (ALVEOLAR PROCESS), the DENTAL CEMENTUM, or the PERIODONTAL LIGAMENT.
Also Known As:
Atrophy of Periodontium; Gingivo-Osseous Atrophy; Gingivo Osseous Atrophy; Gingivo-Osseous Atrophies; Periodontal Atrophies; Periodontium Atrophies; Periodontium Atrophy
Networked: 4 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 0 trials/studies)

Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Dental Caries (White Spot)


1. Hosomichi, Jun: 1 article (01/2013)
2. Ono, Takashi: 1 article (01/2013)
3. Ono, Noriaki: 1 article (01/2013)
4. Shimizu, Yasuhiro: 1 article (01/2013)
5. Usumi-Fujita, Risa: 1 article (01/2013)
6. Kaneko, Sawa: 1 article (01/2013)
7. Shibutani, Naoki: 1 article (01/2013)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Periodontal Atrophy:
1. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A (Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor)IBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Rhizotomy
2. Tooth Movement
3. Crowns (Crown, Dental)