Oral yeast colonization throughout pregnancy

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Rio, Rute ; Simões-Silva, Liliana ; Garro, Sofia ; Silva, Mário-Jorge ; Azevedo, Álvaro ; Sampaio-Maia, Benedita (2017)
  • Publisher: Medicina Oral S.L.
  • Journal: Medicina Oral, Patología Oral y Cirugía Bucal, volume 22, issue 2, pages e144-e148 (issn: 1698-4447, eissn: 1698-6946)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5359706, doi: 10.4317/medoral.21413
  • Subject: UNESCO::CIENCIAS MÉDICAS | Oral Medicine and Pathology | Research
    mesheuropmc: reproductive and urinary physiology | stomatognathic diseases

Background Recent studies suggest that placenta may harbour a unique microbiome that may have origin in maternal oral microbiome. Although the major physiological and hormonal adjustments observed in pregnant women lead to biochemical and microbiological modifications o... View more
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