Journal of Dental Research and Review

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Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 107--113

Diagnostic kits: An aid to periodontal diagnosis


Amit Mani, Raju Anarthe, PP Marawar, Rachita G Mustilwar, Anuradha Bhosale 
 Department of Periodontology and Implantology, Rural Dental College, PIMS, Loni, Maharashtra, India

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Rachita G Mustilwar
Department of Periodontology and Implantology, Rural Dental College, PIMS, Loni, Maharashtra
India

Periodontal diseases have been diagnosed by clinical and radiographic examination traditionally, likewise the assessment of plaque using a plaque index, gingival inflammation with the bleeding on probing index, probing pocket depth, and clinical attachment loss. Recently, for more precise molecular diagnostics and treatments, chairside diagnostic kits are used. This review describes chairside diagnostic test kits available in the market that can facilitate the clinical examination and the establishment of a proper diagnosis.


How to cite this article:
Mani A, Anarthe R, Marawar P P, Mustilwar RG, Bhosale A. Diagnostic kits: An aid to periodontal diagnosis.J Dent Res Rev 2016;3:107-113


How to cite this URL:
Mani A, Anarthe R, Marawar P P, Mustilwar RG, Bhosale A. Diagnostic kits: An aid to periodontal diagnosis. J Dent Res Rev [serial online] 2016 [cited 2021 Oct 22 ];3:107-113
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