A survey on the effects of metabolic syndrome on the periodontal indices of hemodialysis patients

Background: The metabolic syndrome and periodontitis coincide with systemic inflammation and glucose tolerance disorder, which indicate the common pathophysiologic pathway of these diseases. The main goal of this study was to determine the effects of the metabolic syndrome on the periodontal indices...

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Main Authors: Mohammad Tavakoli, Mozhgan Izadi, Jaber Yaghini, Abdolah Rastegari, Ahmad Moghareh Abed
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2016-01-01
Series:Dental Research Journal
Online Access:http://www.drjjournal.net/article.asp?issn=1735-3327;year=2016;volume=13;issue=4;spage=333;epage=337;aulast=Tavakoli