Muhammad Adeel, Mirza Abdul Rauf, M. Osman Masood, Muhammad Muddassar, R Waseem, N Khalid, R MS Khan
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Predominance of Periodontal disease in adult population - A Cross-Sectional Study

Muhammad Adeel, Mirza Abdul Rauf, M. Osman Masood, Muhammad Muddassar, R Waseem, N Khalid, R MS Khan



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ABSTRACT

 

Purpose of this study is to determine the predominance of periodontal diseases in adult population visiting diagnostics department in Islam dental college, Sialkot. This was a cross-sectional study that was carried out on patients varying in age from 25-30years in the diagnostics department of Islam dental college from 6thOctober 2019 to 31st January 2020.Periodontal disease index (PDI) was used to assess the prevalence of gingivitis and periodontitis. The study revealed that.25.2% patients were having periodontitis and 70.4% were having gingivitis

Keywords: Gingivitis, periodontal disease index, periodontitis.



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