Salivary immunoglobulin A levels in rapid and slow plaque formers: a pilot study.

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The aim of this study was to investigate the salivary immunoglobulin A concentration in rapid and slow plaque formers. After 3 days of oral hygiene abstinence, 49 healthy volunteers were screened using the plaque index (PI) to assess their plaque formation rates. Five subjects with the highest, and five with the lowest mean PI were selected as rapid and… (More)

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@article{Zee2001SalivaryIA, title={Salivary immunoglobulin A levels in rapid and slow plaque formers: a pilot study.}, author={K. Y. Zee and L. P. Samaranayake and Rolf Attstr{\"o}m}, journal={Microbios}, year={2001}, volume={106 Suppl 2}, pages={81-7} }