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Table 1 Mean and range values of all assessed clinical periodontal parameters and comparison of mean values (unpaired t-Test)

From: Periodontal conditions in patients with Marfan syndrome – a multicenter case control study

Clinical parameter Marfan Control
  group (n = 51) group (n = 31)
Probing pocket depth (in mm) 2.33 ± 0.43* 2.39 ± 0.40
Gingival recession (in mm) 0.33 ± 0.34* 0.31 ± 0.33
Clinical attachment level (in mm) 2.62 ± 0.56* 2.70 ± 0.61
Periodontal screening index 3.18 ± 0.79* 3.10 ± 0.65
Highest degree of furcation involvement 0.55 ± 0.88* 0.68 ± 0.87
Number of teeth with furcation involvement 1.86 ± 3.49* 2.94 ± 5.12
Highest degree of tooth mobility 0.78 ± 0.39* 0.13 ± 0.34
Number of mobile teeth 0.14 ± 0.69* 0.55 ± 1.93
Bleeding on probing (in %) 21.58 ± 13.24* 17.53 ± 11.63
  1. *No statistically significant differences compared to the control group (p > 0.05).