Rajeev Arunachalam

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CONTEXT The psychosocial stress has long been regarded as a significant pre-disposing factor for periodontal disease. The association between the periodontal disease and the neuroendocrine hormones has been observed. Chromogranin A (CgA) is supposed to link the activity of the neuroendocrine system to local and systemic immune functions and to be related to(More)
AIMS Bronchial asthma constitutes important problem worldwide. This chronic lung disease has detrimental effect in the oral cavity like reduction of salivary secretion, change in salivary composition and pH. MATERIALS AND METHODS This study was conducted to compare the prevalence of dental caries in asthmatic children and healthy children, and also to(More)
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