Halitosis: an overview of epidemiology, etiology and clinical management

Halitosis is an unpleasant condition that causes social restraint. Studies worldwide indicate a high prevalence of moderate halitosis, whereas severe cases are restricted to around 5% of the populations. The etiological chain of halitosis relates to the presence of odoriferous substances in exhaled...

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Main Authors: Cassiano Kuchenbecker Rösing, Walter Loesche
Format: Article
Published: Sociedade Brasileira de Pesquisa Odontológica 2011-10-01
Series:Brazilian Oral Research
Online Access:http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1806-83242011000500015