Periodontosis: A Case Report with Scanning Electron Microscopic Observations.
Rept. for Jul-Nov 76,
ARMY INST OF DENTAL RESEARCH WASHINGTON D C
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Scanning microscopy was performed on the root surface of tooth removed due to severe periodontal destruction as a result of periodontosis. The cemental surface was covered with markedly similar rod shaped microorganisms. These findings provide additional evidence that this disease is caused by a characteristic bacteria, located at the base of the advancing lesion. Author
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