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Definition of Periodontics

Periodontics: The branch of dentistry that is concerned with prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases that affect the gums and supporting structures of the teeth.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2012

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