Serum and salivary IgG and IgA response to initial preparation therapy.

@article{Reiff1984SerumAS,
  title={Serum and salivary IgG and IgA response to initial preparation therapy.},
  author={R L Reiff},
  journal={Journal of periodontology},
  year={1984},
  volume={55 5},
  pages={299-305}
}
  • R L Reiff
  • Published 1984 in Journal of periodontology
The purpose of this study was to determine and compare IgG and IgA concentration in both serum and unstimulated whole saliva obtained prior to any therapy and following initial preparation therapy (IPT) in 15 healthy adult dentulous patients, five each of periodontal disease Classes I, II and III. During the first visit before therapy, 10 ml of whole blood and 5 ml of saliva were obtained. Serum protein electrophoresis was conducted to rule out immunoglobulinopathies. Radial cell… CONTINUE READING

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