Periodontitis

What is Periodontitis?

Periodontitis is a set of inflammatory diseases affecting the periodontium, i.e., the tissues that surround and support the teeth. Periodontitis involves progressive loss of the alveolar bone around the teeth, and if left untreated, can lead to the loosening and subsequent loss of teeth.

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Hi, my gums bleeds sometimes even without touching them, if i gargle they bleed, i brush and floss. Now during the month of ramadan they bleed...

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hello and welcome to HCM forum asmat,
i would like to inform you that according to the dental history provided by you you have periodontitis, it is...

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i just recently started taking lexapro (or a generic version i cant think of the name right now) and ive been taking vyvanse . i just started...

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HI,
You did not mention your age. The drugs that you are taking for your anxity or depressive disorder does not directly related to cause any oral...

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sir in my teeth pus is coming sinse 3 month

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Hello
Pus indicates infection, you problem needs thorough investigation and proper management, as pus from teeth is indicative of many diseases,...

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