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The role and significance of some salivary amino acids in periodontal diseases, including plaque-induced gingivitis—a literature review

Sirma Angelova, Ayshe Salim, Yoana Kiselova-Kaneva, Diana Ivanova, Radosveta Andreeva-Borisova, Stefan Peev

Abstract

Nowadays the problem of plaque-induced gingivitis, including in the different periods of childhood, is marked by a considerable long-term sociomedical impact on individual, group, population and community levels globally. The purpose of this investigation is to study, analyze and summarize various scientific sources on the role and significance of some salivary amino acids in the presence of periodontal diseases, including plaque-induced gingivitis. This manuscript is based on data obtained from research articles, randomized trials, and systemic reviews published in PubMed and Google Scholar. Different salivary markers are characterized by potential for earlier diagnosis of the progression of oral diseases. We can conclude that some salivary amino acids play a considerable role in the periodontal status, including in plaque-induced gingivitis.


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saliva, amino acids, plaque-induced gingivitis, periodontal status

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14748/ssmd.v7i2.8153

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About The Authors

Sirma Angelova
Medical University of Varna
Bulgaria

Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dental Medicine

Ayshe Salim
Medical University of Varna
Bulgaria

Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Medicine and Nutrigenomics, Faculty of Pharmacy

Yoana Kiselova-Kaneva
Medical University of Varna
Bulgaria

Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Medicine and Nutrigenomics, Faculty of Pharmacy

Diana Ivanova
Medical University of Varna
Bulgaria

Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Medicine and Nutrigenomics, Faculty of Pharmacy

Radosveta Andreeva-Borisova
Medical University of Varna
Bulgaria

Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dental Medicine

Stefan Peev
Medical University of Varna
Bulgaria

Department of Periodontology and Dental Implantology, Faculty of Dental Medicine

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