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Identification of a giant cell fibroma.
Fibrous hyperplastic connective tissue lesions are common in the oral cavity and may be similar both clinically and histologically. A giant cell fibroma, a type of fibrous hyperplasia, was discoveredExpand
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Dental decay in southern Illinois migrant and seasonal farmworkers: an analysis of clinical data.
CONTEXT Migrant and seasonal farmworkers are a population at risk for oral health problems. Data on the oral health conditions of migrant and seasonal farmworkers' permanent teeth are particularlyExpand
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Oral health issues among migrant farmworkers.
PURPOSE The purpose of the study was to determine utilization patterns of dental services, unmet dental needs, access to care barriers, and oral health behaviors as perceived by migrant farmworkersExpand
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Dental services for migrant and seasonal farmworkers in US community/migrant health centers.
CONTEXT Migrant and seasonal farmworkers are recognized as a medically underserved population, yet little information on need, access, and services is available-particularly with regard to oralExpand
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Healthy Smiles Healthy Growth 2004--basic screening survey of migrant and seasonal farmworker children in Illinois.
OBJECTIVES To obtain baseline data for caries prevalence, use of dental sealants, and dental treatment needs for children of migrant and seasonal farmworkers (MSFWs) enrolled in the Illinois SummerExpand
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Oral health knowledge attitudes and behaviors of migrant preschooler parents.
PURPOSE The purpose of the study was to establish baseline data about oral health knowledge, attitudes and behaviors of migrant and seasonal farm workers (MSFW). The study focused on MSFWs that areExpand
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Compound odontoma: a case study.
Odontomas are the most common odontogenic tumors and are usually incidental findings in radiographic examination. They are classified as either compound or complex. Both types are composed of enamel,Expand
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An assessment of printed oral cancer materials from local health departments in Illinois.
Local health departments can be resources for the public and health professionals to access educational materials on a variety of topics. Though the dental office is ideal, it should not be the onlyExpand
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Smiles over time: an older adult oral health survey in Illinois.
PURPOSE The purpose of the project was to identify the oral health status and needs of the older adult population ≥60 years old in Illinois for policy decisions and to help identify possible need forExpand
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