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Periodontal abscess

Introduction: Periodontal abscess

Description of Periodontal abscess

Periodontal abscess: Localized circumscribed purulent area of inflammation in the periodontal tissue. It is a derivative of marginal periodontitis and commonly associated with suprabony and infrabony pockets and interradicular involvements, in contrast to periapical abscess which is attributable to pulp necrosis.
Source: MeSH 2007

Periodontal abscess: Related Topics

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  • Abscess, Periodontal

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Periodontal abscess

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Periodontal abscess

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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