Normal healthy gingiva with a deep cleft over the mesiobuccal root of upper fourth pre-molar
The factors that predispose various individuals to periodontal
disease are many and varied.
They fit broadly into three categories:
The susceptibility of the individual based on the bacterial
challenge provided and the defence systems available to fight
The anatomical shape of the head and location of individual
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