Influence of Handheld Mobiles on Parotid: A Cohort Study

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Gracelin E Ranjitha; Ravi David Austin; Sarvathikari Ramasamy; Chinnappa Saravana Bharathi; Deepthi Angeline; Sakthivel Sambasivam;
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Journal of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology (issn: 0972-1363)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/jiaomr.jiaomr_82_17
  • Subject: saliva | RK1-715 | ultrasonography | Dentistry | mobile phones | modified Schirmer test | parotid gland | R895-920 | Carlson-Crittenden device | Medical physics. Medical radiology. Nuclear medicine
    mesheuropmc: stomatognathic system

Introduction: Mobile phones generate heat and radiofrequency radiation. The parotid gland is one potential target, because mobile phones are pressed against the side of the face where the gland is located. Aims and Objectives: To compare the effect of mobile phone radia... View more
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