International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications

IJSRP, Volume 10, Issue 10, October 2020 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]


The Influence of Tongue Cleaning Habit on the Occurrence of Adverse Halitosis Outcomes: A Review of Literature on the Current Evidence
      Maj (Dr) Pamil Banotra, Col (Dr) T Prasanth, Lt Col (Dr) Manab Kosala, Brig SK Bhandari, Surg Lt Cdr (Dr) Goutam Nanavati
Abstract: The purpose of this paper was to review the literature whether tongue cleaning needs to be a part of daily oral hygiene owing to presence of large number of microorganisms. Among the studies included for the present review, it has been observed that the occurrence of halitosis is reduced to a level of 75% after cleaning with mechanical tongue cleaning aids such as tongue scraper after 1 week.

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Maj (Dr) Pamil Banotra, Col (Dr) T Prasanth, Lt Col (Dr) Manab Kosala, Brig SK Bhandari, Surg Lt Cdr (Dr) Goutam Nanavati (2020); The Influence of Tongue Cleaning Habit on the Occurrence of Adverse Halitosis Outcomes: A Review of Literature on the Current Evidence; International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications (IJSRP) 10(10) (ISSN: 2250-3153), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.29322/IJSRP.10.10.2020.p10670
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