Periodontitis, the leading cause of tooth loss

Written by: Dr. José Nart Molina
Edited by: Top Doctors®

La periodontitis es una patología que afecta gravemente a la salud bucal. Know the causes and symptoms in the following article. " <strong>Periodontitis</strong> is an infection caused by bacteria. which destroy the gums and bones that support and support the teeth. It is one of the most frequent infections in humans and affects two-thirds of the population from the age of about 40. To suffer Periodontitis or Piorrea before you must have Gingivitis or inflammation of the gums for a while. </p><p> </p><h2> Causes and Symptoms of Periodontitis </h2><p> <strong>Periodontitis</strong> is a bacterial infection, knowing today clearly which bacteria are involved in the establishment and evolution of the infection. We know which bacteria are related to the risk of infection. It is true that not only bacteria are necessary but, in addition, the person needs to be genetically susceptible to periodontitis. That is to say, that in his family he suffers from pyorrhea. Unfortunately, more than two-thirds of the population over the age of 40 suffer from some form of periodontitis. Other risk factors for its development and evolution are tobacco, uncontrolled diabetes and stress. </p><p> The main <strong>symptoms</strong> are inflammation and bleeding of the gums, except in smokers who bleed from the effect of tobacco, bad breath, black spaces between teeth, and teeth with mobility and longer. . . .                             
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By Dr. José Nart Molina

Dr. Nart Molina is a reference in the treatment of gum disease (periodontitis) and gum grafts, bone regeneration and dental implants. Formed in the United States, its prestige has made him a regular in publications and conferences on the specialty.

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