The effect of early loss of anterior primary tooth on speech production in preschool children


TURGUT M. , GENÇ G. A. , Basar F., Tekcicek M. U.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.42, ss.867-875, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 42 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1104-41
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.867-875

Özet

Aim: Early childhood caries (ECC) is a progressive dental caries in children that may cause premature loss of the anterior primary teeth. In this study, the aim was to investigate the effects of primary anterior tooth loss and removable dentures on the speech of children with ECC.