Microbiological response of localized sites with recurrent periodontitis in maintenance patients treated with tetracycline fibers.
- Published Article
Journal of periodontology
- Publication Date
Aug 01, 1999
Bacteria located within the cheek, tongue mucosa, saliva, or untreated sites may contribute to reinfection of the pockets and explain the insignificant response to local tetracycline therapy.
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