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PERI 526. Etiology and Pathogenesis of Periodontal Diseases. 1.5 Hour.

1.5 credits. The second in a four-part series of didactic courses designed to prepare the dental student for the clinical diagnosis and management of periodontal diseases. Through this course, students will build upon their knowledge of diagnosis and develop their understanding of the causes, mechanisms and development of periodontal disease. Enrollment is restricted to admitted dental students.

Dentistry, Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.)

http://bulletin.vcu.edu/professional-studies/dentistry/dentistry-dds/

...Dentistry IV 1 PERI 525 Diagnosis of Periodontal Diseases 1 PERI 526 Etiology and Pathogenesis...