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periodontal

(Science: dentistry) Pertaining to your gums. For example periodontal disease is gum disease.


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The Fiber Disease

... OUTLOOK: This project is on track for market entry in the very near future. The technology is scheduled to be used first in the fabrication of periodontal prostheses and orthopedic applications. Ideas for skin and wound-healing products are also being explored by the company with potential ...

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by London
Wed Dec 20, 2006 7:15 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... contributes to disease extends beyond the Pseudomonas infections suffered by cystic fibrosis patients. Tuberculosis, Legionnaire's disease, periodontal disease and some infections of the middle ear are just a few examples of diseases that involve the formation of biofilms. The Centers for ...

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by Skytroll
Sun Nov 05, 2006 4:47 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Bone remodelling

... and prostaglandins modulate them (4.3.4). Prostaglandin E 2 has been hypothesized to mediate bone resorption in trauma, malignancy, and periodontal disease. This prostaglandin, as well as the cellular constituents cyclic AMP and cyclic GMP, has been found in association with regions ...

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by Dr.Stein
Mon Nov 28, 2005 2:09 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Bone remodelling
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