Periodontitis is a rather insidious disease, which is expressed in the inflammatory process of the root of the tooth, as well as the soft tissues located close to it.
Unfortunately, periodontitis is not only insidious, but also a common disease among patients of different ages. Why is it so insidious? First of all, if you do not stop the inflammatory process in time, you can lose a tooth altogether.
Also, the insidiousness of periodontitis lies in the fact that this disease has the ability to mimicry – it can take completely different forms and disguise itself under other diseases.
So how to recognize periodontitis in time? What symptoms precede it?