Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

Periodontitis in HIV patients

Year: 2011, volume 7 Issue: №3 Pages: 681-683
Heading: Stomatology Article type: Original article
Authors: Oseeva А.О., Soboleva L.A., Bulkina N.V., Shuldyakov A. A.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

The article presents the study of formation mechanisms and periodontitis course in patients with subclinical stage of HIV-infection. The examination of 45 patients has enabled the division of patients into three basic groups: patients with periodontitis and HIV-infection; patients with periodontitis; and HIV patients without periodontitis. It has been determined that the patients with periodontitis and subclinical HIV-infection have developed local inflammatory reaction with infection, activation of anti-inflammatory cytokines in parodontal recess fluid. It has been proved that the causative factor of frequent and durable relapses in parodontal pathology with clinical HIV-infection was the development of pathologic process with endotoxicosis syndrome and imbalance of lipid peroxidation and antioxidant system

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