Effects of different blood groups on the reproduction of periodontal pocket bacteria

@article{Demir2009EffectsOD,
  title={Effects of different blood groups on the reproduction of periodontal pocket bacteria},
  author={Turgut Demir and Hakan Uslu and Recep Orbak and {\"U}lk{\"u} Altoparlak and Ahmet Ayyildiz},
  journal={International dental journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={59 2},
  pages={
          83-6
        }
}
BACKGROUND Many studies have been conducted proving the relation between different blood groups and certain diseases. It was claimed in these studies that H pylori showed different distribution according to different blood groups. In dentistry, the relation between blood groups and dental diseases was investigated in a limited number of studies and it was concluded that there might be a relation between them. The aim of the present study was to determine whether the bacteria isolated from the… CONTINUE READING