Tooth Loss Related to Systemic Diseases


1 School of Dentistry, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2 Department of Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

3 Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, School of Nursing, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran


Introduction: Multiple local and systemic factors can result in loss of teeth. The objectives of this review, is determining common systemic diseases can lead to tooth mobility or early tooth loss.
Methods: This study was a narrative review which reviewed the studies published between 1978 and 2014 by using electronic, academic and scientific resources. With this key words: Tooth Mobility, Systematic Disease, and Tooth Loss. At the end, the collected data were simply content analyzed.
Results: In this study, 17 common systemic disease were identified, as follows: 1.Diabetes Mellitus, 2.Female Sexual Hormones Condition, 3.Hyperpituitarism, 4. Hyperthyroidism, 5.Primary, Hyperparathyroidism, 6.Osteoporosis, 7.Hypophosphatasia, 8.Hypophosphatemia, 9.Acatalasia, 10.Erythromelalgia, 11.Gorham’s Disease, 12.Sarcoidosis, 13.Wegener’s Granulomatosis, 14.Burkitt, Lymphoma, 15.Non Hodgkin Lymphoma, 16.Multiple Myeloma, 17.Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis.
Conclusion: The recognition of these common systemic diseases and links between doctors and dentists can limit or reduce the speed and extension of oral complication with fast and accurate oral health measures.


Volume 2, Issue 4
December 2015
Pages 331-337
  • Receive Date: 20 September 2015
  • Revise Date: 02 November 2015
  • Accept Date: 02 November 2015
  • First Publish Date: 01 December 2015