Decayed, missing and filled teeth index and dental anomalies in long-term survivors leukaemic children: A prospective controlled study

@inproceedings{Lauritano2012DecayedMA,
  title={Decayed, missing and filled teeth index and dental anomalies in long-term survivors leukaemic children: A prospective controlled study},
  author={Dorina Lauritano and Massimo Petruzzi},
  booktitle={Medicina oral, patologia oral y cirugia bucal},
  year={2012}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this prospective controlled study is the comparison between long-term children survived leukaemia and a control group in terms of the decayed, missing or filled permanent teeth (DMFT) and dental anomalies. STUDY DESIGN Fifty-two long term children survived leukaemia, aged from 8 to 15 years (27 females, 25 males; mean age 11.5 years) were evaluated for the possible effects of the anti-leukaemic therapy on dental development and compared to a control group of 52 healthy… CONTINUE READING

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