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Periodontal Disease

Diagnostic and Adjunctive Non-surgical Considerations

This book aims to provide readers with the latest updates and an informative overview of the most successful diagnostic aids for periodontal diseases. This book is divided into three sections. Section 1 discusses the periodontal disease pathogenesis and how the disease develops and the contributing factors in disease development. Section 2 includes three chapters that focus mainly on the most common and recent biomarkers that aid in diagnosis of periodontal diseases. Section 3 includes one chapter and discusses a non-surgical treatment modality that could provide definite improvement in the mild to moderate conditions in periodontal diseases.

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Periodontal DiseaseDiagnostic and Adjunctive Non-surgical ConsiderationsEdited by Nermin Yussif

Published: February 5th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78158

ISBN: 978-1-78984-461-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-460-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-136-6

Copyright year: 2020

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1. Pathogenesis of Periodontal Disease

By José Luis Muñoz-Carrillo, Viridiana Elizabeth Hernández-Reyes, Oscar Eduardo García-Huerta, Francisca Chávez-Ruvalcaba, María Isabel Chávez-Ruvalcaba, Karla Mariana Chávez-Ruvalcaba and Lizbeth Díaz-Alfaro


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2. Use of Biomarkers for the Diagnosis of Periodontitis

By Javier González-Ramírez, Nicolás Serafín-Higuera, Marina Concepción Silva Mancilla, Gustavo Martínez-Coronilla, Jesús Famanía-Bustamante and Ana Laura López López


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3. Genetic Biomarkers in Periodontal Disease Diagnosis

By Gurumoorthy Kaarthikeyan and Swarna Meenakshi


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4. Role of Radiographic Evolution: An Aid to Diagnose Periodontal Disease

By Krishna Kripal and Aiswarya Dileep


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5. Oral Mesotherapy: Might Be Considered as An Adjunctive Technique for the Different Surgical Procedures?

By Nermin Yussif


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