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Clinical oral findings in dialysis and kidney-transplant patients.
OBJECTIVES Oral lesions secondary to chronic renal failure or related to immunosuppressive therapy after transplant are reported in the literature, but their prevalence is still obscure. The aim ofExpand
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Phenotypic evaluation of the effect of anaerobiosis on some virulence attributes of Candida albicans.
The current assumption that Candida albicans is a facultatively anaerobic organism has been widely accepted since its recovery from anoxic sites became common. However, the link between anaerobiosisExpand
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Impact of xerostomia on the quality of life of adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the impact of xerostomia on the quality of life (QOL) of adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM1). STUDY DESIGN The sample was comprised of 51 adolescents with DM1.Expand
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Summary This study aimed to investigate the association of two psychotropic drugs, an antidepressant and an anxiolytic one, on morphometric dimensions and salivary flow rate of rat parotid glands.Expand
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Processamento do jundiá Rhamdia quelen: rendimento de carcaça
O conhecimento da proporcao da materia-prima que sera transformada em produtos finais para comercializacao, bem como da quantidade que fara parte do residuo do processamento permite o planejamentoExpand
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Effects of antidepressants and benzodiazepines on stimulated salivary flow rate and biochemistry composition of the saliva.
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the effect of psychotropics on stimulated salivary flow rate (SSFR), total proteins, urea and calcium concentration, alpha-amylase activity, pH, saliva buffer capacity (SBC),Expand
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Effect of reservoirs on gingival inflammation after home dental bleaching.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the influence of reservoirs on the gingival mucosa of patients submitted to at-home bleaching with 16% carbamide peroxide. METHOD AND MATERIALS Nineteen nonsmoking maleExpand
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Tissue responses resulting from tooth movement surgically assisted by corticotomy and corticision in rats.
OBJECTIVE To compare the histological responses in corticotomy- and corticision-assisted tooth movement. MATERIALS AND METHODS Ninety Wistar rats were divided into three groups: C (control-toothExpand
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Analysis of the association of polymorphism in the osteoprotegerin gene with susceptibility to chronic kidney disease and periodontitis.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a complex disorder, which results in several complications involving disturbance of mineral metabolism. Periodontal disease is an infectiousExpand
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One-year clinical evaluation of bulk-fill flowable vs. regular nanofilled composite in non-carious cervical lesions
ObjectiveThe aim of this double-blind, randomized trial was to evaluate the 1-year clinical performance of a bulk-fill flowable and a regular nanofilled composite in non-carious cervical lesionsExpand
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