Laura María Díaz-Guzmán

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AIMS A study is made to contrast the prevalence and severity of periodontal disease, the needs for periodontal treatment, and the prevalence of lesions of the oral mucosa in pregnant (study group) and non-pregnant women. STUDY DESIGN During the period 1991-1999, a prospective observational study was made of 7952 women seen in the Dental School of De La(More)
Tuberculosis is a potentially fatal infectious disease. Although it typically manifests in populations subjected to crowding and living in poor conditions of hygiene, in the past decade the morbidity and mortality associated to pulmonary tuberculosis has increased throughout the world--particularly due to the appearance of strains resistant to a range of(More)
To our Knowledge, this is the first work in a number population (higher than 500 sample WHO) that is carried out in our country about lesions in the Oral Mucosa. The advantages in this Kind of studies are recognized particularly in the fields of academic, research and services. This work presents the first view of a permanent research project of Oral Mucosa(More)
This study is a cross-sectional report of oral mucosal lesions in 23785 patients more than 15 years of age who requested elective dental care in a dental school. Among the patients examined, the general lesion rate was 356.60 lesions per 1000 patients. Sixty-eight entities were identified, the lesions being more common among males. White, red, and ulcerated(More)
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