"Dental Calculus" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Abnormal concretion or calcified deposit that forms around the teeth or dental prostheses.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Dental Calculus" by people in Profiles.
Montenegro Raudales JL, Yoshimura A, Sm Z, Kaneko T, Ozaki Y, Ukai T, Miyazaki T, Latz E, Hara Y. Dental Calculus Stimulates Interleukin-1? Secretion by Activating NLRP3 Inflammasome in Human and Mouse Phagocytes. PLoS One. 2016; 11(9):e0162865.
Heimonen A, Janket SJ, Kaaja R, Ackerson LK, Muthukrishnan P, Meurman JH. Oral inflammatory burden and preterm birth. J Periodontol. 2009 Jun; 80(6):884-91.