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Table 4 Presence or absence of H. pylori in dental pulp on each dental clinical diagnosis

From: Association between Helicobacter pylori infection and dental pulp reservoirs in Japanese adults

 H. pylori in dental pulp
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Dental clinical diagnosisn = 23n = 169
Severe dentalcaries with periodontal disease15 (66%)42 (25%)
Severe dental caries7 (30%)29 (17%)
Severe periodontitis1 (4%)40 (24%)
Tooth fracture0 (0%)7 (4%)
Pericoronitis0 (0%)51 (30%)