PERIODONTICS: Aggressive Periodontitis - Introduction, Classification & Pathogenesis


Aggressive periodontitis, differs from the chronic form by 1) occurring primarily in adolescents and young adults, 2) causing rapid destruction of the periodontium with very little or no plaque and calculus accumulation, 3)occurring in healthy individuals with no systemic disease and 4) having a genetic predisposition.



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