Salivary protective potential is significantly enhanced by stimulation induced both by mastication and esophago-salivary reflex: its clinical significance

Skoczylas, Tomasz; Poplawski, Cezary; Marcinkiewicz, Marek; Zbroch, Tomasz; Namiot, Zbigniew; McCallum, Richard W; Sarosiek, Jerzy
September 2003
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS19
Academic Journal
An abstract of the article "Salivary Protective Potential is Significantly Enhanced by Stimulation Induced Both by Mastication and Esophago-salivary Reflex: Its Clinical Significance," by Tomasz Skoczylas, Cezary Poplawski, Marek Marcinkiewicz, Tomasz Zbroch and colleagues is presented.


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