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The Oral Cavity; an overlooked window into Diabetes Mellitus

Mervyn Huston 1 , Jennifer Huston 2 , Kaushali Trivedi 3
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1 School of Medicine, Trinity College Biomedical Science Institute, Trinity College Dublin, 152–160 Pearse St, Dublin 2, Ireland

2 Callan Dental, Clonmel Rd, Callan, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland

3 Emergency Department, Gosford Hospital, 60 Holden Street, Gosford, New South Wales 2250, Australia

Correspondence to: Dr Mervyn Huston, School of Medicine, Trinity College Biomedical Science Institute, Trinity College Dublin, 152-160 Pearse St, Dublin 2, Ireland. Email: hustonm@tcd.ie

Journal of Primary Health Care 9(2) 99-99 https://doi.org/10.1071/HC17028
Published: 30 June 2017

Journal Compilation © Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners 2017.
This is an open access article licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.


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