Oral Bacteria of Children with Turner Syndrome


Unsal G., Topcuoglu N. , Guven Y. , Poyrazoglu S. , Kulekci G. , Aktoren O.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC RESEARCH, cilt.6, ss.44-50, 2019 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 6 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/jpr.galenos.2018.40327
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC RESEARCH
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.44-50

Özet

Aim: Turner syndrome (TS) is a genetic disorder caused by a numerical or structural aberration of the X chromosome, which is associated with a female phenotype. Concerning oral status, several studies have revealed that girls with TS have dental anomalies and periodontal problems. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of oral bacteria on caries prevalence and periodontal status in pediatric patients with TS.