Accession Number : AD0622475

Title :   CONTENT OF SUGAR AND LACTIC ACID IN SALIVA OF CHILDREN WITH HEALTHY TEETH AND AT MULTIPLE CARIES,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Vays,S. I. ; Tarnopolskaya,A. M.

Report Date : 22 SEP 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : Conclusions: In children with multiple caries the sugar and lactic acid level in mixed saliva, taken on empty stomach, is almost three times higher, than among children with healthy teeth. Sugar and lactic acid content in the saliva of children has, apparently, a definite value in the pathogenesis of tooth caries. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TEETH, DISEASES), SALIVA, LACTIC ACID, ACIDS, CHILDREN, MOUTH, CARBOHYDRATES, DENTISTRY, USSR

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE