Review of pharmacologic and toxicologic effects of alcohol.

  title={Review of pharmacologic and toxicologic effects of alcohol.},
  author={Charles E. Becker},
  journal={Journal of the American Dental Association},
  volume={99 3},
Oral neglect and dental diseases are common; consumption of alcohol is common. To appreciate the frequency of alcoholism, the dental specialist must recognize that no persons will seek attention for alcoholism. Suspicion of alcohol related dental disease is the key. Heavy smoking, malnutrition, bleeding gingiva, cancer of the head and neck, and enlargement… CONTINUE READING