International Journal of Applied Dental Sciences
2018, Vol. 4 Issue 4, Part C
Role of sex hormones in periodontium during pregnancy: A review
AUTHOR(S): Dr. Jaishree Tukaram Kshirsagar and Dr. Balamurugan
ABSTRACT:There exists a connection between increased plasma levels of pregnancy hormones and a decline in periodontal health status. It has been noted that the influence of sex hormones can be minimized with good plaque control during pregnancy. This review article highlights the effects of female sex hormones on the periodontium during pregnancy.
Pages: 168-173 | 757 Views 20 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Dr. Jaishree Tukaram Kshirsagar, Dr. Balamurugan. Role of sex hormones in periodontium during pregnancy: A review. Int J Appl Dent Sci 2018;4(4):168-173.