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Etiologic factors in denture sore mouth syndrome.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  279684     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A total of 24 patients, 19 women and 5 men, complaining of denture sore mouth was studied. In part I the following investigations were performed: (1) Mechanical factors were evaluated. (2) Temperature was measured beneath the prosthetic denture. (3) Yeast cultures were made. (4) Patch tests with possible allergens were performed on the buccal mucosa and on the skin of the back. In all these investigations there were no significant differences from the results obtained in a control group. In part II the connection between psychological factors and denture sore mouth was explored. Test results of the denture sore mouth group and a matched control group were compared. The obtained data suggest that complaining behavior concerning somatic symptoms in general, on a neurotic base, is a psychological characteristic of denture sore mouth patients.
Authors:
J P Nater; N H Groenman; B G Wakkers-Garritsen; L H Timmer
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of prosthetic dentistry     Volume:  40     ISSN:  0022-3913     ISO Abbreviation:  J Prosthet Dent     Publication Date:  1978 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1978-12-20     Completed Date:  1978-12-20     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0376364     Medline TA:  J Prosthet Dent     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  367-73     Citation Subset:  D; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Acrylic Resins / immunology
Adult
Age Factors
Aged
Allergens / immunology
Candidiasis, Oral / complications
Denture, Complete / adverse effects*,  psychology
Female
Humans
Hypersensitivity / complications
Male
Middle Aged
Mouth Mucosa / physiology
Patch Tests
Personality
Sex Factors
Stomatitis / etiology*
Stomatitis, Denture / etiology*,  immunology,  psychology
Temperature
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Acrylic Resins; 0/Allergens

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