Modification of Some Salivary Parameters in Different General States of Disease

Bulancea Bogdan Petru, Ursache Maria

Salivary modifications can be the most often oral expression of systemic disease. The aim of the study was to evaluate certain modifications of some salivary parameters in different general affecting conditions. Materials and methods Base salivary flow, stimulated salivary flow and pH were evaluated on 27 patients with high blood pressure and diabetes, 23 with radiotherapy treatment and 15 with general satisfactory clinic condition. Results All the evaluated indicators were lower compared to the control group study. Conclusion Both medication and radiotherapy treatment affect the salivary glands inducing changes in the quality and quantity of oral fluid.

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