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Fluorosis

  • Jarrah Ali Al-Tubaikh

Abstract

Fluorosis is a clinical condition characterized by excessive ingestion of fluoride, which causes toxicity and systemic manifestations that can be disabling.

Keywords

Ankylose Spondylitis Dental Fluorosis Niflumic Acid Skeletal Fluorosis Magnesium Salt 
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  • Jarrah Ali Al-Tubaikh

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