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Fig. 7 | Head & Face Medicine

Fig. 7

From: Protective effect and related mechanisms of curcumin in rat experimental periodontitis

Fig. 7

Histological analysis of gingival inflammation in rat experimental periodontitis. Gingival inflammation and bone loss were observed in all three groups. Alveolar bone crest height was obviously decreased in the ligation-only (L) group. A significant reduction in gingival inflammation and bone loss was observed in the groups that underwent ligation in combination with treatment with 30 μg/g body weight curcumin (L + C30) or 100 μg/g body weight curcumin (L + C100). CEJ, cementoenamel junction

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