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Odovtos International Journal of Dental Sciences

On-line version ISSN 2215-3411Print version ISSN 1659-1046


FRIAS-MUNOZ, Maribel et al. Aggressive Periodontitis and its Multidisciplinary Focus: Review of the Literature. Odovtos [online]. 2017, vol.19, n.3, pp.27-33. ISSN 2215-3411.

The purpose of this review is to have a current prospect of periodontal diseases and, in particular, aggressive periodontitis. To know its classification and clinical characteristics, such as the extent and age group affected, as well as its distribution in the population, etiology, genetic variations, among other factors that could affect the development of this disease. Also, reference is made to different diagnostic options and, likewise, the current treatment options.

Keywords : Aggressive periodontitis; Periodontal diseases; Diagnosis.

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