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Table 1 Demographic and clinical details of the healthy, gingivitis and chronic periodontitis groups

From: Folate-receptor 1 level in periodontal disease: a pilot study

  Healthy Gingivitis Chronic periodontitis
Age* (years) 35.1 ± 2.48 35.2 ± 1.64 36.3 ± 1.58
Gender* (n) 15 15 15
Male 7 8 7
Female 8 7 8
PPD# (mm) 1.50 ± 0.42 2.18 ± 0.44 4.83 ± 0.57
CAL# (mm) 1.50 ± 0.42 2.18 ± 0.44 5.47 ± 0.64
GI# 0.30 ± 0.25 1.71 ± 0.32 2.23 ± 0.16
PI# 0.30 ± 0.17 1.45 ± 0.33 1.94 ± 0.15
BOP# (%) 1.80 ± 0.50 40.7 ± 9.80 81.8 ± 6.80
  1. Data are expressed as the mean ± SD
  2. Kruskal–Wallis/Bonferroni-adjusted Mann–Whitney
  3. Bonferroni correction a = 0.05/3 = 0.016
  4. PPD Probing pocket depth, CAL Clinical attachment loss, GI Gingival index, PI: Plaque index, BOP Bleeding on probing
  5. *No statistical significance difference between group (P > 0.05)
  6. #Statistical significance difference between group (P < 0.05)