Advanced nutritional deficiencies have profound impacts on oral health. In this chapter, some important nutritional diseases and their possible oral manifestations are briefly discussed. The topics discussed include protein-calorie malnutrition, vitamin deficiencies, obesity, metabolic syndrome and a balanced, healthy diet.
|Title of host publication||Lecture Notes on General Medicine for Dental Practice|
|Subtitle of host publication||A System Based approach with Dental Management Considerations|
|Publisher||Nova Science Publishers Inc|
|Number of pages||6|
|Publication status||Published - 01-10-2014|
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