Again a good argument not to wait for Bleeding on Probing but to use the Periosafe saliva test at an earlier stage. You may then be able to discover the development of periodontitis a few years earlier.
Sometimes a peri-implant infection starts as an"peri-cementitis'. The primary cause of the inflammation is then cement and not plaque, because the cement remains in place under the crown.
Prof dr. F. Abbas (professor of periodontics University of Groningen) spoke at the CME conference about the Point-of-Care Diagnostics of periodontitis.
More research shows a clear relation between oral health and systemic diseases such as diabetes, arthritis, cariovascular disease and lung diseases.
Peter is like a walking encyclopedia. He has so much knowledge and experience!
Dentist, learner, Course Start with Implantology