Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences (ISSN: 2582-3183)

Research Article Volume 4 Issue 4

Clinical Results of Canine Periodontitis in Patients Treated in Quevedo, Los Ríos, Ecuador

Jorge Luis Sánchez Palomino*, Edgard Joffre Aviles Camacho, Ketty Beatriz Murillo Cano, Sucel de la Caridad de Valle Valladares and Gustavo Adolfo Vasconez Galaraza

Faculty of Agriculture Science, Technical University at Babahoyo, Ecuador

*Corresponding Author: Jorge Luis Sánchez Palomino, Faculty of Agriculture Science, Technical University at Babahoyo, Ecuador.

Received: March 10, 2022; Published: March 23, 2022


The purpose of this research was to evaluate the clinical results of periodontitis in canines from the city of Quevedo, Ecuador, given its clinical importance; This study was carried out from July to December 2021. Each clinical case was processed with the standard perm formula. dentition, analyzing the total number of teeth, giving it a score, according to the Veterinary Periodontal Index (IPV) that estimates these values. The simple chi square statistic was used, the percentage frequency of periodontal disease was determined, the results of periodontal disease in the patients attended were determined, concluding that the highest percentages were 42.2% with gingivitis in the age group of 6 years and older, 26.6% in the same age group with mild periodontitis and 50% moderate periodontitis. in the age group from 3 to 6 years; Another important conclusion was that the patients attended had never received dental cleanings before.

Keywords: Canines; Periodontal Disease; Gingivitis; Periodontitis


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Citation: Jorge Luis Sánchez Palomino., et al. “Clinical Results of Canine Periodontitis in Patients Treated in Quevedo, Los Ríos, Ecuador". Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences 4.4 (2022): 102-105.


Copyright: © 2022 Jorge Luis Sánchez Palomino., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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