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The aim of this study was to investigate the presence of substance P (SP), neurokinin A (NKA) and calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) in the gingival crevicular fluid of teeth diagnosed with pain of pulpal origin compared with clinically healthy teeth, and to detect any changes in the levels of these neuropeptides in gingival crevicular fluid after(More)
Recent evidence suggests that the sympathetic nervous system may have a role in modulating neurogenic inflammation and bone remodelling. Neuropeptide Y (NPY) is a well-characterized neuropeptide transmitter in the peripheral sympathetic nervous system. NPY is known to be present in human dental pulp; however, quantitative data on NPY levels in pulpal health(More)
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