Gingival capillary changes and oral motor weakness in juvenile dermatomyositis

Savioli, Cynthia; Silva, Clovis A. A.; Fabri, Gisele M. C.; Kozu, Katia; Campos, Lucia M. A.; Bonfá, Eloisa; De Siqueira, José T. T.; Salum, Adriana M. E.
October 2010
Rheumatology;Oct2010, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p1962
Academic Journal
Objective. We assessed the orofacial involvement in JDM, and evaluated the possible association of gingival and mandibular mobility alterations with demographic data, periodontal indices, clinical features, muscle enzyme levels, JDM scores and treatment.


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