Camila de Barros Gallo

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BACKGROUND Toll-like receptors (TLR) are membrane proteins that recognize conserved molecules derived from bacterial, viral, fungal or host tissues. They are responsible for promoting the production of cytokines and chemokines, increasing the expression of costimulatory molecules and influencing the T Helper response (Th) toward either a Th1 or Th2 profile,(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to investigate the local and systemic expression of CC-chemokine ligand 3 (CCL3) and its receptors (CCR1 and CCR5) in tissue samples and peripheral blood mononuclear cells of recurrent aphthous stomatitis (RAS) patients. STUDY DESIGN This case-control study enrolled 29 patients presenting severe RAS manifestations and(More)
I Disciplina de Estomatologia Clínica, Departamento de Estomatologia, Faculdade de Odontologia da Universidade de São Paulo São Paulo/SP, Brazil. II Disciplina de Semiologia, Faculdade de Odontologia da Universidade Ibirapuera São Paulo/SP, Brazil Email: Tel / Fax: 55 11 3091.7883 Received for publication on February 02, 2009 Accepted(More)
Carcinosarcoma is a rare malignant disease with aggressive behaviour rarely producing oral manifestations. This article reports a case of an intraoral carcinosarcoma affecting a 71-year-old black male; the diagnosis was made by histopathological and immunohistochemical analyses. Computed tomography scanning showed metastatic masses in the lungs. The patient(More)
The aim of this study was to assess the effectiveness of low intensity laser therapy in patients with Burning Mouth Syndrome (BMS). Thirty BMS subjects were randomized into two groups - Laser (LG) and Placebo (CG). Seven patients dropped out, leaving 13 patients in LG and 10 patients in CG. Each patient received 4 irradiations (laser or placebo) twice a(More)
Regional odontodysplasia (RO) is an uncommon, nonhereditary, odontogenic developmental disturbance characterized by hypoplasia and hypocalcification of the dental tissues that produce so-called "ghost teeth." This report describes a case of a 2.5-year-old girl who came to the clinic with RO affecting her right maxillary arch. The distinguishing(More)
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