ANAEROBE, vol.15, no.3, pp.82-86, 2009 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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Objective: Saliva may become a potential source of contamination through vertical and horizontal transmissions as well as cross-infections. This study aims to use saliva as a screening tool to detect putative periodontal pathogens in a young population with fairly good oral hygiene.