Endodontic infection and systemic health

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Edition V07N01 | Year 2017 | Editorial Editorial | Pages 5 to 6

Luciano Tavares Angelo Cintra

“The relationship between oral infections and systemic alterations has been increasingly explored in medical-dental research. The most prevalent oral infections shared by the overall population are endodontic infection and periodontal disease. However, infection of endodontic origin, its consequences for periapical tissues, and its systemic repercussions have not been scientifically explored, especially in association with some systemic disorders…”

Cintra LTA. Endodontic infection and systemic health. Dental Press Endod. 2017 Jan-Apr;7(1):5-6. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14436/2358-2545.7.1.005-006.edt

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