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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2016.5(11): 906-911
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2016.511.104


Prevalence of Oral Lesions in Adult Diabetic Patients referred to Dentistry Faculty of Tabriz University of Medical Sciences between 2009-2014
Ali Barzegar1, Parya Emamverdizadeh2* and Yaser Hemmati3
1Assistant Professor, Department of Nutrition in Community, Faculty of Nutrition, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
2Assistant Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Faculty of Dentistry, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran 3Resident of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

Diabetes cause various complications that lead to complicated mechanism of action, many of these complications are still unknown, understanding these effects and preventing them can be very helpful for planning to deal with diabetes. Therefore, regarding the need to have more information on this disease and its complications, and the contradicted results of previous studies on oral effects of diabetes on the other hand, we conducted this study on prevalence of oral lesions in adult diabetic patients referred to dentistry faculty of Tabriz University of medical science between 2009-2014. Subjects in this descriptive study includes adult diabetic patients referred to dental faculty of Tabriz University of medical science between 2009-2014. Conducted data from this study were analyzed by using SPSS-15 statistical software and descriptive statistic methods (frequency). The results showed that the prevalence of majority of invested oral lesions including periodontal, soft tissue, precancerous and tumoral lesions in diabetic patients is more than healthy people. Regarding the high prevalence of all investigated oral lesions except oral candidiasis, geographic tongue and aphthous in diabetic patients in comparison with healthy people, a close cooperation between patients, the doctors and dentists is needed to enhance general and oral health condition of diabetic patients.


Keywords: Diabetes, Complications, Prevalence
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Ali Barzegar, Parya Emamverdizadeh and Yaser Hemmati. 2016. Prevalence of Oral Lesions in Adult Diabetic Patients referred to Dentistry Faculty of Tabriz University of Medical Sciences between 2009-2014. Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 5(11): 906-911. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2016.511.104