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Frontiers in Medical Science Research, 2023, 5(3); doi: 10.25236/FMSR.2023.050314.

Research progress of natural plant in treating chronic periodontitis


Ruyu Dong1, Jin Zhao1,2

Corresponding Author:
Jin Zhao

1Department of Stomatology, the First Affiliated Hospital of Xinjiang Medical University, Urumqi, 830054, China

2Xinjiang Oral Medical Research Institute, Urumqi, 830054, China


Chronic periodontitis is one of the common human diseases, and its main characteristics are periodontal inflammation and alveolar bone destruction. The traditional treatment method is mechanical treatment. At present, antibiotics are commonly used to treat chronic periodontitis. Due to its side effects such as drug resistance and disruption of microbial environment, the natural medicine gradually show their advantages, it becomes a research hotspot. Since antiquity, Chinese traditional medicine and compound preparations have been used in the prevention and treatment of oral diseases. This article shows the research progress of natural plant in the treatment of chronic periodontitis.


Chronic periodontitis, Natural plant, Treatment

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Ruyu Dong, Jin Zhao. Research progress of natural plant in treating chronic periodontitis. Frontiers in Medical Science Research (2023) Vol. 5, Issue 3: 82-86. https://doi.org/10.25236/FMSR.2023.050314.


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