"Periodontal Diseases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Pathological processes involving the PERIODONTIUM including the gum (GINGIVA), the alveolar bone (ALVEOLAR PROCESS), the DENTAL CEMENTUM, and the PERIODONTAL LIGAMENT.
- Periodontal Diseases
- Disease, Periodontal
- Diseases, Periodontal
- Periodontal Disease
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Periodontal Diseases".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Periodontal Diseases".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Periodontal Diseases" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Periodontal Diseases" was a major or minor topic of these publication.