Evaluation of Dental Fluorosis in Relation to Dmft Rates in a Fluorotic Rural Area of Turkey


The purpose of this study was to determine the fluoride concentration of drinking water and any correlations between the severity, and discoloration level of dental fluorosis and decayed/missing/filled permanent teeth (DMFT) values in the rural fluorotic village of Deregümü, Isparta, Turkey. Intraoral examination of 293 individuals (150 women, 143 men) aged… (More)


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