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Re: Gum disease and Psoriasis
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Re: Gum disease and Psoriasis

Both Psoriasis and periodontal diseases are characterized by an exaggerated immune response to the microbiota residing on the epithelial surfaces (skin).


""PD involves infection with a range of gram-negative bacteria that invade the superficial and deep gingival tissues. It is biologically plausible that chronic low-grade periodontal inflammation may stimulate the Psoriasis pathway directly or via induction of a systemic inflammatory response," Dr. Nakib says."

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