No link between low-grade periodontal disease and preterm birth: a pilot study in a healthy Caucasian population

Acta Odontol Scand. 2004 Jun;62(3):177-9. doi: 10.1080/00016350410001522.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans / isolation & purification
  • Candida / isolation & purification
  • Disease Susceptibility
  • European Continental Ancestry Group*
  • Female
  • Gestational Age
  • Humans
  • Lactobacillus / isolation & purification
  • Periodontal Diseases / complications*
  • Periodontal Diseases / microbiology
  • Periodontal Pocket / complications
  • Periodontal Pocket / microbiology
  • Pilot Projects
  • Porphyromonas gingivalis / isolation & purification
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Complications*
  • Premature Birth / etiology*
  • Prevotella / isolation & purification
  • Smoking / adverse effects
  • Vaginosis, Bacterial / complications
  • Vaginosis, Bacterial / microbiology