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Development of the gingival sulcus at the time of tooth eruption and the influence of genetic factors.
Tooth eruption is characterized by a concert of mechanisms that result in the emergence of teeth in the oral cavity. Genetic variants seem to regulate this process and the formation of a gingival sulcus around the teeth. ...
Host genetics role in the pathogenesis of periodontal disease and caries.
BACKGROUND: This study aimed to produce the latest summary of the evidence for association of host genetic variants contributing to both periodontal diseases and caries. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Two systematic searches of ...
Radiographic morphology of intrabony defects in the first molars of patients with localized aggressive periodontitis: Comparison with health and chronic periodontitis.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to describe the radiographic features of the first molars of patients with localized aggressive periodontitis (LAgP) and of their associated intrabony defects and to ...