Niels-Christian R. Holm, Palle Holmstrup & Peter Riis Hansen:
Comorbidity of periodontitis
Ugeskr Læger 2019;181:V11180758
Periodontitis is a highly prevalent chronic inflammatory disease, which is associated with a range of comorbid conditions, for which chronic low-grade inflammation is a common pathogenetic denominator. This review provides a summary of the current evidence on comorbitidy of periodontitis and highlights some of the potential clinical implications.