HIV-associated periodontal disease: new oral spirochete found.

D. I. Rosenstein, G. R. Riviere, K. S. Elott

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This study examines plaque for the presence of a recently described oral spirochete, tentatively called pathogen-related oral spirochete. This investigation found PROS in plaque of patients with HIV-associated periodontal disease.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)76-80
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of the American Dental Association (1939)
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jul 1993

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dentistry(all)


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