Decreased Salivary Cortisol in Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis Treat-ed with Topical Steroids

Background and Aim: Stress has been associated with recurrent aphthous stomatitis (RAS). The common treatment of RAS is a topical steroid. This study aimed to investigate the difference of salivary cortisol between RAS patients treated with a topi-cal steroid and those without treatment. Materials a...

Full description

Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Hendri Susanto, Puout Kendarwati, Kholifastia Imanusti, Laxmi Widyanigsih, Sri Budiarti, A Supriatno
Format: Article
Published: Islamic Dental Association of Iran 2019-01-01
Series:Journal of Islamic Dental Association of Iran
Online Access: