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Topical hyaluronic Acid in the management of oral ulcers.
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PMID:  21772592     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
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Hyaluronic acid is a hygroscopic macromolecule formed by the polymerisation of glucuronic acid and N-acetylglucosamine disaccharide. It is a primary component of the extracellular matrix in various body tissues. Ihe use of topical Hyaluronic acid in the treatment of oral ulcers has been recently reported. This article reviews the mechanism of action, indications and efficacy of topical Hyaluronic acid gel in the management of oral ulcers.
Authors:
Pranav Kapoor; Shabina Sachdeva; Silonie Sachdeva
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Indian journal of dermatology     Volume:  56     ISSN:  1998-3611     ISO Abbreviation:  Indian J Dermatol     Publication Date:  2011 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-07-20     Completed Date:  2011-11-10     Revised Date:  2013-05-29    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370750     Medline TA:  Indian J Dermatol     Country:  India    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  300-2     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Faculty of Dentistry, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, India.
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