Salivary Markers and Microbial Flora in Mouth Breathing Late Adolescents

Objective. This is a 6-month observational case-control study that aims to estimate plaque index (PI), salivary flow, buffering capacity of saliva, and specific Streptococcus mutans (S. mutans) and Lactobacillus rates in a mouth breathing late adolescents sample, after a professional oral hygiene pr...

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Main Authors: Stefano Mummolo, Alessandro Nota, Silvia Caruso, Vincenzo Quinzi, Enrico Marchetti, Giuseppe Marzo
Format: Article
Published: Hindawi Limited 2018-01-01
Series:BioMed Research International
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