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ea0035p460 | Diabetes complications | ECE2014

The influence of type 2 diabetes mellitus on periodontal disease

Silva Joao , Correia Diana , Marcelino Mafalda , Lopes Ana , Fernandes Nicholas , Ferreira Ana Lucia , Troles Tiago , Domingues Andreia , Passos Dolores , Lopes Luis , Figueiredo Joana , Luis Henrique , Silva Nuno , Mendes Jose Joao , Castro Joao Jacome de

The relationship between periodontitis and diabetes mellitus (DM) is widely accepted. Several studies identified a greater incidence of periodontitis and an increase of its severity in diabetic patients, approximately threefold.In this study, we want to investigate the influence of type 2 DM (T2DM) in the development of periodontitis.Single center, randomized trial with 90 patients T2DM. Exclusion criteria: chronic renal disease (G...