MedInform

Journal of Medical and Dental Practice

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Issue Two 2020

2020, Vol. 7, issue 2, (June)

Publisher: Medinform LTD
ISSN: 2367-6795
Pages: 1190-1215
Date of close: 2020/06/24

Original Article

The role of parents health literacy for the development of dental caries in children

Introduction: Dental caries is a multifactorial infectious disease starting at early age. This requires the dental specialists to emphasize on the prevention of dental caries in children of different ages. Many researchers underline the relationship between the health habits of the children and the key …

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Authors:

Nikolai Stanev; Department of Pediatric Dental Medicine, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University-Varna;
Lilia Doichinova; Department of Pediatric Dental Medicine, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University-Sofia;
Radosveta Andreeva-Borisova; Department of Pediatric Dental Medicine, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University-Varna;

Literature Review

Evaluation of programmed death 1 (PD-1) and programmed death ligand-1 (PD-L1) as tumor biomarkers an in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma

The use of onco-biomarkers such as programmed death 1 (PD-1) and its ligand, PD-L1, present a new opportunity for the diagnosis and treatment of head and neck squamous cell carcinomas (HNSCC). These molecules modulate the immune response of the host and aid the tumor cells …

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Authors:

Elitsa Deliverska; Department of Dental, Oral and Maxillofacial surgery, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University of Sofia;
Payam Forghani; Student in Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University of Sofia;
Sadeta Parusheva; Department of Dental, Oral and Maxillofacial surgery, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University of Sofia;

Case Reports

Atypical radicular cyst – a case report

A radicular cyst is an inflammatory odontogenic cyst. Radiographically it presents as a well-defined periapical radiolucency. We report a case of a 20-year-old female with a mixed radiographic image(CBCT), diagnosed as radicular cyst in the periapical area of the roots of the central and lateral …

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Authors:

Sadeta Parusheva; 1. Department of Dental, Oral and Maxillofacial surgery, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University of Sofia;
Gerard Ojeda; 5-th City Hospital, Sofia;
Alexandra Traykova; Student in Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University- Sofia;
Dimitar Yovchev; Department of Imaging and Oral Diagnostics, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University- Sofia;
Elitsa Deliverska; 1. Department of Dental, Oral and Maxillofacial surgery, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University of Sofia;

Original Article

Treatment of class II division I patients using intermaxillary elastics

Objective The objective of this study is to assess the cephalometric outcome of the application of intermaxillary elastics in class II division I patients. Materials and methods ┬áThe investigation comprised a sample of 16 patients with class II division 1 malocclusion treated nonextraction with fixed …

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Authors:

Konstantin Georgiev; Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University Plovdiv, Bulgaria;
Silviya Krasteva; Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University Plovdiv, Bulgaria;