The impacts of adenotonsillar hypertrophy on periodontal health in children: A prospective controlled pilot study


DEMİR U. L. , Cetinkaya B., Karaca S., SIĞIRLI D.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY, vol.34, no.5, pp.501-504, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.amjoto.2013.04.013
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.501-504

Abstract

Objectives: To evaluate the impacts of obstructive adenotonsillar disease on periodontal health and to assess the efficacy of adenotonsillectomy in the prevention of chronic periodontitis in children.