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Assessment on Knowledge, Attitude and Practice Towards Dental Fluorosis and its Impact Among Goro Secondary School Students in Adama Town, Ethiopia, June 2016

Fasil Kenea Duguma and Muaz Jeylan
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Fasil Kenea Duguma: Department of Public Health, Defense Health Science College, Ethiopia
Muaz Jeylan: Department of Dentistry, Atlas College of Dental Medicine, Ethiopia

Advances in Dentistry & Oral Health, 2019, vol. 11, issue 2, 66-79

Abstract: Dental fluorosis is Hypo-mineralization of tooth enamel and dentin caused by ingestion of excessive fluoride during tooth formation. It is endemic in the region of Ethiopian Rift Valley, and the maximum prevalence of fluorosis was observed on children at the age of 10 to 15 years.

Keywords: journal of dentistry; dentistry journals; peer reviewed dentistry journals; dental and oral health journals; ental and oral health journals impact factor; juniper publishers open access journals; juniper publishers reivew (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: R00 Z0 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2019
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DOI: 10.19080/ADOH.2019.11.555809

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