Evaluation of potential salivary acetaldehyde production from ethanol in oral cancer patients and healthy subjects

Kocaelli H. , Apaydin A., Aydil B., Ayhan M., Karadeniz A., Ozel S. , ...Daha Fazla

HIPPOKRATIA, cilt.18, ss.269-274, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 18 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Dergi Adı: HIPPOKRATIA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.269-274


Background: Acetaldehyde has been implicated as a major factor in oral carcinogenesis associated with alcohol consumption. In this study, saliva samples from oral cancer patients and healthy individuals were incubated in vitro with ethanol in order to investigate factors which can influence salivary acetaldehyde production.