“Salivary Diagnostics” – A Review Article

Document Type : Primary Research paper

Authors

1 Undergraduate Student, Sree Balaji Dental College And Hospital, Bharath Institute Of Higher Education And Research, Chennai.

2 Phd Research Scholar, Reader, Dept. Of Oral Medicine And Radiology, Sree Balaji Dental College And Hospital, Bharath Institute Of Higher Education And Research, Chennai.

Abstract

Saliva Is Abundantly Delivered Within The Mouth And Saliva Collection Is A Relatively Easy Procedure. Therefore, Saliva Evaluation Might Be Considered As A Possible Alternative To Blood And/Or Tissue Analyses, For Researching Specific Molecule Associated To The Presence Of Systemic Diseases, Oral Diseases And Malignancies. Salivary Diagnosis Is Viewed As A Promising Modality That Can Provide An Early And Accurate Diagnosis.Saliva Has Several Advantages Over Serum And Tissue Fragments In Its Use As A Diagnostic Tool.

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