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The mechanism of periodontal action on the brain is yet unclear. However, the main reason behind this connection is chronic bony inflammation of the jaw caused during the periodontal breakdown.
You can experience self-inflicted injury to gums due to carelessness, some unintentional habit, and psychological disorder. All these injuries to gums result in irritated gums.
Antimicrobial therapy is the administration of antimicrobials which deter bacterial growth or kill harmful bacteria. Antiseptics are used to prevent gum disease, and antibiotics are used to treat existing periodontal disease. Antibiotics are also used to treat acute cases of periodontal disease such as abscesses, ulcerative gingivitis, etc.
Gingivectomy, as the term suggests, is the removal of gums (Gingiva- Gums, Otomy- Removal). When our gums are more than usual in amount or diseased, a dentist cuts off the extra gums. Gingivectomy reduces diseased gum tissue and improves your overall gum health.
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