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    • Association of Environmental Cadmium Exposure with Pediatric Dental Caries 

      Arora, Manish; Weuve, Jennifer Lynn; Schwartz, Joel David; Wright, Robert O. (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 2008)
      Background: Although animal experiments have shown that cadmium exposure results in severe dental caries, limited epidemiologic data are available on this issue. Objectives: We aimed to examine the relationship between ...
    • Association of Environmental Cadmium Exposure with Periodontal Disease in U.S. Adults 

      Arora, Manish; Weuve, Jennifer Lynn; Schwartz, Joel David; Wright, Robert O. (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 2009)
      Background: Periodontal disease is a complex, multifactorial, chronic inflammatory disease that involves degradation of periodontal structures, including alveolar bone. Cadmium adversely affects bone remodeling, and it is ...