- Salivary markers in patients with chronic renal failureDebora Pallos
Implantology Department, Universidade de Santo Amaro, Sao Paulo, Brazil Dept of Periodontics, Universidade de Taubate, Taubate, Brazil Electronic address
Arch Oral Biol 60:1784-8. 2015..The major function of the kidneys is the removal of metabolic waste products, electrolytes and water. When this function is impaired, systemic changes, oral complications and alterations in salivary composition may occur...
- Novel cathepsin C mutation in a Brazilian family with Papillon-Lefèvre syndrome: case report and mutation updateDebora Pallos
Department of Periodontics, University of Taubate, Sao Paulo, Brazil
J Dent Child (Chic) 77:36-41. 2010..Cathepsin C (CTSC) gene mutations are etiologic for PLS, with more than 60 different mutations reported in different ethnic groups worldwide. The purpose of this study was to report a novel cathepsin C mutation in a Brazilian patient...
- Prevalence of carotid artery calcification in patients with chronic renal disease identified by panoramic radiographyJeanine Yehthin Lee
Dentistry Department, University of Taubate, Taubate, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 118:612-8. 2014..This study aimed to evaluate the prevalence of carotid artery calcification (CAC) in the panoramic radiographs of patients with chronic renal disease and to ascertain the medical parameters...
- Previous exposure to Cyclosporine A and periodontal breakdown in ratsFelipe da Silva Peralta
University of Taubate, Rua dos Operários, 09 Taubaté, SP, Brazil Electronic address
Arch Oral Biol 60:566-73. 2015..The aim of this study was to evaluate the influence of previous exposure to Cyclosporine A (CsA) on experimental periodontitis in rats...