inflammation and loss of connective tissues supporting or surrounding the teeth. This may involve any part of the periodontium. Periodontitis is currently classified by disease progression (chronic periodontitis; aggressive periodontitis) instead of age of onset. (From 1999 International Workshop for a classification of periodontal diseases and Conditions, American Academy of Periodontology)

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