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Oral health care for the pregnant patient.
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PMID:  21180014     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
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Pregnancy is a unique time in a woman's life, accompanied by a variety of physiologic, anatomic, and hormonal changes that can affect how oral health care is provided. However, these patients are not medically compromised and should not be denied dental treatment simply because they are pregnant. This article discusses the normal changes associated with pregnancy, general considerations in the care of pregnant patients, and possible dental complications of pregnancy and their management.
Authors:
James A Giglio; Susan M Lanni; Daniel M Laskin; Nancy W Giglio
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Texas dental journal     Volume:  127     ISSN:  0040-4284     ISO Abbreviation:  Tex Dent J     Publication Date:  2010 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-12-23     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  2984821R     Medline TA:  Tex Dent J     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1061-70     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Dentistry, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, P.O. Box 980566, Richmond, VA 23298-0566, USA.
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J Can Dent Assoc. 2009 Feb;75(1):43-8   [PMID:  19239743 ]

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