Oral findings in people with or at high risk for AIDS: a study of 375 homosexual males.

@article{Silverman1986OralFI,
  title={Oral findings in people with or at high risk for AIDS: a study of 375 homosexual males.},
  author={Stanley S. Silverman and C{\'e}sar Augusto Migliorati and Francina I Lozada-Nur and Deborah E. Greenspan and MarcusA. Conant},
  journal={Journal of the American Dental Association},
  year={1986},
  volume={112 2},
  pages={
          187-92
        }
}
A total of 375 homosexual males were studied to assess the dental findings, life-style, and risk factors during a 4-year period. At baseline, 136 of the patients were diagnosed as having AIDS, 116 were considered at risk for AIDS, and 123 were considered healthy. In a mean follow-up time of 23 months, nine of the patients at risk for AIDS and five of the patients considered healthy were diagnosed as having AIDS. Kaposi's sarcoma was the most common oral neoplasm, and candidiasis was the most… CONTINUE READING
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