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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Pyorrhea" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Pyorrhea
Pyorrhea or Periodontitis is a set of inflammatory diseases affecting the periodontium, i.e., the tissues that surround and support the teeth. - See link


Pyorrhea in Spanish is Periodontitis
La periodontitis, denominada comúnmente piorrea, es una enfermedad que inicialmente puede cursar con gingivitis, para luego proseguir con una pérdida de inserción colágena, recesión gingival e incluso la pérdida de hueso, en el caso de no ser tratada, dejando sin soporte óseo al diente. La pérdida de dicho soporte implica la pérdida irreparable del diente mismo. - See link


More information about Pyorrhea in other websites
Definition of Pyorrhea in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Pyorrhea in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Pyorrhea - See link.
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