Salivary IgA versus HIV and Dental Caries.

  title={Salivary IgA versus HIV and Dental Caries.},
  author={Pradip Kumar Mandal and Malay Mitra and Sonu Acharya and Chiranjit Ghosh and Susant Mohanty and Subrata Kumar Saha},
  journal={Journal of clinical and diagnostic research : JCDR},
  volume={10 9},
INTRODUCTION The inter-relationship of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection and dental caries as well as Salivary Immunoglobulin-A (S-IgA) level appear to remain under explored while a manual and electronic search of the literature was made. Hence, the present study was undertaken to assess the relationship of S-IgA and dental caries status in HIV… CONTINUE READING