Dental fluorosis and urinary fluoride in 10-12 years old adolescents of Bushehr port
Seyed Mojtaba Jafary
- Publisher: Bushehr University of Medical Sciences
Iranian South Medical Journal
(issn: 1735-4374, eissn: 1735-6954)
fluorosis | dental health | R5-920 | Medicine (General) | fluoride | water
mesheuropmc: stomatognathic diseases | stomatognathic system
Background: Fluoride increases tooth resistance to dental caries, but mild toxicity due to excessive ingestion of fluoride can cause dental fluorosis. Drinking water naturally contains fluoride and is a major source of fluoride. In Bushehr port, drinking water is suppli...