Clinical assessment of oral mucositis and candidiasis compare to chemotherapic nadir in transplanted patients.

@article{Patussi2014ClinicalAO,
  title={Clinical assessment of oral mucositis and candidiasis compare to chemotherapic nadir in transplanted patients.},
  author={Cleverson Patussi and Laurindo Moacir Sassi and Eduardo Ciliao Munhoz and Roberta Targa Stramandinoli Zanicotti and Juliana Lucena Schussel},
  journal={Brazilian oral research},
  year={2014},
  volume={28},
  pages={1-7}
}
Oral mucositis is a chief complication in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT). It is considered a toxic inflammatory reaction that interferes with the patient's recuperation and quality of life. Oral candidiasis is a common fungal infection observed in dental practice, particularly in immunocompromised patients. The aim of this study was to evaluate the presence of oral mucositis and oral candidiasis in patients who underwent HSCT and their correlation with the… CONTINUE READING