Flashcards in Lecture 10 - Microbiology of Periodontal diseases Deck (9):
chronic periodontitis rapidly progresses
aggressive periodontitis slowly progresses
Which type of periodontitis are common for adults? for children?
what is the primary defense against bacteria in sulcus?
what is released from biofilm that invade connective tissue and possibly epithelial cells?
Tissue invasive bacteria.....
---------activate osteoclastic activity
---------block osteoblastic activity
F - they prolong osteoclastic activity
T/F bacterial species in periodontal pocket....
-----are only gram negative
F - they are proteolytic
F - they are gram + and -
which bacteria are in the red complex?
porphyromonas gingivalis (PG)
tanerella forsythia (TF)
treponema denticola (TD)
which species are associated with LAP?