Microbial Profile and Dental Caries in Cleft Lip and Palate Babies Between 0 and 3 Years Old


DURHAN M. A. , Topcuoglu N., Kulekci G., OZGENTAS E., Tanboga I.

CLEFT PALATE-CRANIOFACIAL JOURNAL, vol.56, no.3, pp.349-356, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 56 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/1055665618776428
  • Journal Name: CLEFT PALATE-CRANIOFACIAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.349-356
  • Keywords: dental health, microbiology, maternal factors, EARLY-CHILDHOOD CARIES, MUTANS STREPTOCOCCI, ORAL-HEALTH, AND/OR PALATE, CHILDREN, PREVALENCE, COLONIZATION, TRANSMISSION, ASSOCIATION, INFANTS
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to examine the microbiological changes in newborn babies with cleft lip palate from birth up to age 3 and to correlate them with their caries levels and mothers' microbiological data and to compare with normal infants.