Dental Health and Pregnancy – An Overview

2020 Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology  
Pregnancy is a physiological state with significant changes in a woman's body. Pregnant women are more prone to gingival diseases due high levels of fluctuating pregnancy hormones.The aim of this article is to bring to light the changes in oral cavity during pregnancy, the consequences of not treating them and the current recommendations for dental management of pregnant patients in different trimesters.
doi:10.37506/ijfmt.v14i4.11685 fatcat:2ehwpkllw5egbktrs4xj4dnnyq