Dentistry Oral Medicine
Periodontitis is inflammation of the structures that support teeth: the gingiva, periodontal ligament, alveolus and cementum. Periodontitis is the most common cause of oral infection and tooth loss in dogs, cats and humans, making it truly a global disease.
Periodontal disease occurs in two forms: gingivitis and periodontitis. Gingivitis is a reversible inflammation of the gingival. Periodontitis involves deeper inflammation with loss of tooth support and permanent damage. Click Here To Read More