THE PREVALENCE OF ORAL MUCOSAL LESIONS IN CHILDREN: A SINGLE CENTER STUDY


Unur M. , Bektas-Kayhan K. , Altop M. S. , Boy-Metin Z., Keskin Y.

JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, vol.49, no.3, pp.29-38, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.17096/jiufd.03460
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.29-38

Abstract

Purpose: Studies regarding oral health are mainly conducted on adult population and there is a lack of epidemiologic data on the oral health of children. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence and distribution of oral lesions in Turkish children.