GINGIVAL WETNESS IN PATIENTS WITH DRY MOUTH


DEMİRALP B., GÜNCÜ G. N. , YAMALIK N., HATİPOĞLU H. , KARABULUT E., ALPAR C. R. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.14, no.2, pp.111-116, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.111-116

Abstract

Introduction: Gingival wetness can be diminished in the presence of dry mouth. Our objective was to comparatively assess oral mucosal/gingival wetness in conjunction with other saliva-related measures, in patients with dry mouth.