Nutritional disorders

S. R. Prabhu

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Advanced nutritional deficiencies have profound impacts on oral health. In this chapter, some important nutritional diseases and their possible oral manifestations are briefly discussed. The topics discussed include protein-calorie malnutrition, vitamin deficiencies, obesity, metabolic syndrome and a balanced, healthy diet.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLecture Notes on General Medicine for Dental Practice
Subtitle of host publicationA System Based approach with Dental Management Considerations
PublisherNova Science Publishers Inc
Number of pages6
ISBN (Electronic)9781634630283
ISBN (Print)9781634630061
Publication statusPublished - 01-10-2014
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dentistry(all)


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