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CPP-ACP, CPP-ACFP Should Be Considered for Caries Prevention in Sjögren Syndrome

Background: Sjögren syndrome is an autoimmune disease that typically results in dry eye and xerostomia (dry mouth). Sjögren patients are at high risk for oral diseases such as caries and oral cancer because they lack the salivary protection most healthy patients have. There is currently no standard of care protocol to minimize the impact of Sjögren syndrome on dental caries. Objective: To evaluate the effectiveness of casein phosphopeptide-amorphous calcium phosphate more...
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