Localized aggressive periodontitis in a patient with type 1 diabetes mellitus: A case report


EMINGIL G. , DARCAN S. , KESKINOGLU A. , KUTUKCULER N. , Atilla G.

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, vol.72, no.9, pp.1265-1270, 2001 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 72 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1902/jop.2000.72.9.1265
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1265-1270

Abstract

Background: Poor metabolic control of diabetes mellitus (DM) has often been associated with the severity of periodontal disease. The aim of this report is to present a 9-year-old female with localized aggressive periodontitis who had a history of type 1 DM and the outcome of her treatment.