Epstein–Barr virus is associated with periodontal diseases

  title={Epstein–Barr virus is associated with periodontal diseases},
  author={Zilong Gao and Juan Lv and Min Wang},
Some controversies still exist between the detection of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)'s DNA and risks of periodontal diseases. Hence, a comprehensive meta-analysis on all available literatures was performed to clarify the relationship between EBV and preidontitis.A comprehensive search was conducted within the PUBMED, EMBASE, and WANFANG databases up to October 10th, 2016 according to inclusion and exclusion criteria and finally 21 case-control literatures were obtained. The outcomes including odds… CONTINUE READING