Periodontitis and Inflammatory Bowel Disease

A Meta-analysis

Yang-yang She; Xiang-bo Kong; Ya-ping Ge; Zhi-yong Liu; Jie-yu Chen; Jing-wei Jiang; Hong-bo Jiang; Si-lian Fang


BMC Oral Health. 2020;20(67) 

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Collectively, within the limitations of this analysis, result of the current data revealed that periodontitis i1s positively associated with IBD. Future mechanistic studies are necessary to elucidate the potential relationship between periodontitis and IBD.