Oral effects of steroid therapy in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus: report of case.

@article{StoryLewis1987OralEO,
  title={Oral effects of steroid therapy in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus: report of case.},
  author={P E Van Story-Lewis and Mary W Roberts and John H. Klippel},
  journal={Journal of the American Dental Association},
  year={1987},
  volume={115 1},
  pages={49-51}
}
Steroids are used extensively in modern medicine and dentistry for their anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive properties. However, this class of drugs can lead to adverse effects on other organs. In this case, developmental and functional disturbances of the primary and permanent dentition are seen. The patient's dental development and pharmacological… CONTINUE READING