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Dental Plaque

Known as: Plaque, Dental, tooth plaque, Dental Plaque [Disease/Finding] 
A film that attaches to teeth, often causing DENTAL CARIES and GINGIVITIS. It is composed of MUCINS, secreted from salivary glands, and… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Periodontal health is defined by absence of clinically detectable inflammation. There is a biological level of immune… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Coronary artery calcification is concomitant with the development of advanced atherosclerosis. Coronary artery calcification… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Dental plaque is a structurally- and functionally-organized biofilm. Plaque forms in an ordered way and has a diverse microbial… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
New technologies have provided novel insights into how dental plaque functions as a biofilm. Confocal microscopy has confirmed… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Dental diseases are among the most prevalent and costly diseases affecting industrialized societies, and yet are highly… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The purpose of this study was to determine the bacterial diversity in the human subgingival plaque by using culture-independent… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
 
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
It has been recognized for some time that bacterial species exist in complexes in subgingival plaque. The purpose of the present… Expand
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Review
1994
Review
1994
Dental plaque forms naturally on teeth and is of benefit to the host by helping to prevent colonization by exogenous species. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
A N U M B E R OF examination systems have been developed to record the oral hygiene status of an individual. Most systems use… Expand
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