Acta Scientific Dental Sciences (ASDS)(ISSN: 2581-4893)

Research Article Volume 7 Issue 12

Halitosis- Literature Review

Anil Melath, Arjun MR*, Prakash N, Sindhuja S, Advaitha S and Angela Grace Praveen

Department of Periodontics, Mahe Institute of Dental Sciences, Kerala, India

*Corresponding Author: Sarra Nasri, Fixed Prosthodontics Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine, University of Monastir, Avicenna Avenue, Monastir, Tunisia.

Received: October 25, 2023; Published: November 24, 2023

Abstract

Breath malodour is a condition that has health and social implications. The origin of breath malodour problems is related to tooth systemic and oral conditions. The advice of dental professionals for the treatment of this condition occurs with regularity since 90% of breath odour problems emanate from the oral cavity. This article reveals a review of aetiology of breath odour and its prevalence diagnosis and treatment strategies for oral malodour.

Keywords:Breath Malodour; Oral Malodour; Halitosis; Oral Halitosis; High Volatile Compounds; Halimeter; Organoleptic; Pseudo Halitosis; Halitophobia

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Citation

Citation: Arjun MR., et al. “Halitosis- Literature Review".Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 7.12 (2023): 35-41.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2023 Arjun MR., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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