[Hardness of bone tissue in growing rats treated by fluoride of various concentration].


The aim of the study was to investigate the effect of fluoride exposure on both bone fluorine content and bone hardness in rats. Twenty eight 6-weeks-old female rats were divided in four groups. One group served as a control group and received distilled water to drink, and the other three groups received fluoridated water at different doses (8, 30 and 60 mg… (More)