Oral health and caries related microflora in children during the first three months following renal transplantation.

@article{Nowaiser2004OralHA,
  title={Oral health and caries related microflora in children during the first three months following renal transplantation.},
  author={Abeer Al Nowaiser and Victoria S. Lucas and Michael Wilson and Graham J. Roberts and Richard S. Trompeter},
  journal={International journal of paediatric dentistry},
  year={2004},
  volume={14 2},
  pages={118-26}
}
UNLABELLED There is little information on the oral health of children undergoing renal transplantation during the early transplant period. METHODS Twenty-four children undergoing renal transplantation aged 4-13.2 years and their matched controls were recruited. The dmfs, dmft, DMFS and DMFT, plaque, gingivitis and gingival enlargement scores were recorded. The oral microflora was sampled and cultured for S. mutans, Lactobacllus species and Candida species. RESULTS There was a significantly… CONTINUE READING

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