Management of Xerostomia: An Overview

  • Manasa Kurapati Post graduate student, Department of Prosthodontics, Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram
  • Revuru Pradusha Post graduate student, Department of Prosthodontics, Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram
  • Bheemalingeshwara Rao D Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram
  • Suresh Sajjan M C Professor of Prosthodontics and Principal, Vishnu Dental College,Bhimavaram
  • Rama Raju A V Professor of Prosthodontics and Vice Principal, Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram
  • Chandrasekharan K Nair Scopus Author ID 51564168300 Professor Emeritus, Department of Prosthodontics, Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram

Abstract

Dry mouth, or xerostomia refers to a condition in which the salivary glands in mouth do not produce adequate saliva to keep the mouth wet. Xerostomia is a term
used to describe the subjective symptoms of dry mouth deriving from a lack of saliva.

Published
2020-04-15
How to Cite
KURAPATI, Manasa et al. Management of Xerostomia: An Overview. Trends in Prosthodontics and Dental Implantology, [S.l.], v. 10, n. 1 & 2, p. 20-23, apr. 2020. ISSN 0975-9298. Available at: <https://trendsinprosthodontics.com/index.php/trends/article/view/164>. Date accessed: 03 july 2020.
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