Protective Effects of Salivary Factors in Dental Caries in Diabetic Patients of Pakistan

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Jawed, Muhammad ; Khan, Rashid N. ; Shahid, Syed M. ; Azhar, Abid (2012)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Experimental Diabetes Research, volume 2,012 (issn: 1687-5214, eissn: 1687-5303)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3388590, doi: 10.1155/2012/947304
  • Subject: Clinical Study | R | RC648-665 | Internal medicine | Medicine | RC31-1245 | RC581-951 | Diseases of the endocrine glands. Clinical endocrinology | Specialties of internal medicine
    mesheuropmc: stomatognathic diseases | stomatognathic system

Salivary factors have been studied for their effects on the process of dental caries in patients of diabetes mellitus type 2. In this study, protective role of salivary pH, salivary flow rate, and salivary calcium is assessed in the patients of diabetes mellitus type 2 ... View more
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