Edentulism and Oral Health in Elderly in India


  • Mahantayya Veerabhadrayya Math MGM Medical College Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Suraj Math WWL NHS Trust, UK




Edentulism, Poor people, Oral health


Abstract is not available.


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How to Cite

Veerabhadrayya Math M, Math S. Edentulism and Oral Health in Elderly in India. Natl J Community Med [Internet]. 2022 Aug. 31 [cited 2022 Sep. 30];13(08):581-. Available from: https://www.njcmindia.com/index.php/file/article/view/2245



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