• abnormal
  • 12 The kinetics of progesterone in the gingiva, coupled with the clinical observations that the abnormal changes in gingiva during pregnancy parallel the circulatory levels of progesterone and estrogen, provide convincing evidence that these two hormones play a role in exacerbating gingivitis. (glowm.com)
  • Abnormal murmurs may also occur with valvular insufficiency (regurgitation), which allows backflow of blood when the incompetent valve closes with only partial effectiveness. (wikipedia.org)
  • hormonal
  • Other problems that seem to appear in the oral cavity during pregnancy are discussed later and are for the most part unrelated to hormonal changes. (glowm.com)
  • 3 For many years, however, there have been questions about the reported prevalence of periodontal disease in pregnancy, the role that local and hormonal factors may have in the pathogenesis, and the implication of certain microorganisms in the etiology of this disease. (glowm.com)
  • hormones
  • It has been known for a long time that sex hormones contribute to the vascular changes in gingiva during pregnancy. (glowm.com)
  • Evidence now suggests that sex hormones also are capable of altering the normal sub-gingival flora and the immune response in the oral cavity, resulting in intense (pregnancy granuloma) and frequent gingivitis in pregnant women. (glowm.com)
  • breast
  • The medical history records the woman's age, the number of children she has borne, her breast-feeding practices, plans for pregnancy and nursing of the infant, medication allergies, and tendency to bleeding. (wikipedia.org)
  • Macromastia can be manifested either as a unilateral condition or as a bilateral condition (single-breasted enlargement or double-breasted enlargement) that can occur in combination with sagging, breast ptosis that is determined by the degree to which the nipple has descended below the inframammary fold (IMF). (wikipedia.org)
  • condition
  • Possible causes that lead to the condition of Lumbar hyperlordosis are the following: Spines - Natural factors of how spines are formed greatly increase certain individuals' likelihood to experience a strain or sprain in their back or neck. (wikipedia.org)
  • causes
  • The causes of gingivitis in pregnancy can be separated into two general headings: host factors and microbial changes. (glowm.com)
  • lower
  • Knee-high compression stockings are used not only to help increase circulation, but also to help prevent the formation of blood clots in the lower legs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The SI joint, like all lower extremity joints, provides a "self-locking" mechanism (where the joint occupies or attains its most congruent position, also called the close pack position) that helps with stability during the push-off phase of walking. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patients with renal insufficiency should start treatment with a lower dose, otherwise symptomatic hypotension may occur. (pharmacybook.net)
  • Lower spine disorders occur when lumbar lordosis is excessive (lumbar hyperlordosis), minimal, or reversed into lumbar kyphosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • factors
  • Mechanical risk factors related to the development of LDL include: sedentary lifestyle or occupation, driving motorized vehicles, vibration, smoking, previous full-term pregnancy, increased BMI, and a tall stature (3). (ilchiro.org)
  • problems
  • Technical problems with dancing such as difficulty in the positions of attitude and arabesque can be a sign of weak iliopsoas. (wikipedia.org)