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What development stages of periodontal disease are there?

日期: 2016-01-26
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Periodontal disease is what?

Periodontal disease is an infection of the gums, gum infections can further develop around the teeth used to support the effect on alveolar bone of teeth.Periodontal disease is caused by the bacteria in dental plaque, the plaque is often on the teeth to form a layer of viscous, colorless film.If not removed by brushing and flossing every day will be, the plaque will deposit, bacteria not only affects your gums and teeth, and will eventually have gum organization and support the teeth alveolar bone.This will make the teeth to become loose, fall off or needs to be signed by the dentist pull out tooth.

Periodontal disease has the following three development stages:

Gingivitis: this is the most early stages, gum disease gingivitis is by plaque at the gum line deposition caused by gum infection.If you brush your teeth every day and use dental floss to remove plaque, it produces toxins (toxic), toxin stimulates the gum tissue, cause gingivitis.In the process of brushing and flossing, you can find to have the symptoms of hemorrhage.In the early stages of periodontal disease, due to the fixed teeth alveolar bone and connective tissue has not been affected, so the damage is reversible.

Periodontitis: at this stage, fixed teeth alveolar bone and connective tissue fibers have been irreversible damage.Your gums may start below the gum line form a pouch, it will make food and plaque left here.Correct dental treatment and better home care usually helps to prevent further damage.

Advanced periodontitis: in this final stage of periodontal disease, supporting teeth fiber and alveolar bone damage, leading to tooth is loose or fall off.It will affect your bite;If active treatment can save the tooth may need to be crushed.

How do I know if I have gum disease?

Gum disease can arise at any age, but the most common in adults.If found in the early stages of periodontal disease, it can be reversed.So, if you notice any of the following symptoms, you should go to the dentist:

• Redness, swelling, gums or swelling, or tenderness

• In the process of brush or floss, bleeding gums

• because of the gingival recession and make teeth seemed to get longer

• Gums and teeth or separately from, formed the pouch

• When you bite, bite the way changed

• between the teeth and gums have pus

• Long-term bad breath, or have bad smell in the mouth

How to treat gum disease?

• For the early stages of periodontal disease, proper brushing and flossing is usually can make its recovery.Good oral habits will help prevent plaque deposits.

• conducted by the dentist or health doctors professional cleaning, this is the only can remove has deposition, and hardening form dental calculus method of dental plaque.Clean your dental doctor or health professional or "scrape" teeth, in order to remove dental plaque at the gum line up and down parts of the.If your symptoms are severe, also can adopt the method of root planing.Root planing helps the root ministry of irregular shape is smooth, so that the dental plaque on its sedimentary hard.

Through regular check, can be in the early stages of development to a more serious gum disease symptoms prior to treatment.If your symptoms are severe, so need to dental clinic for treatment.

Healthy gums - healthy gums is solid, not bleeding.Gum closely distribution around the teeth.

Gingivitis, gum moderate infection, may appear red, swollen, and may be bleeding in the process of brushing your teeth.

Periodontitis - start from the teeth, gums and atrophy.That would make the plaque began invading root fiber and alveolar bone and supporting the teeth.

Advanced periodontitis teeth - support fiber and alveolar bone has been damage.Teeth become loose and may need to be crushed.


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