Saliva testing in dentistry

Wheaton cosmetic dentist Bryan Bauer

Saliva testing is being used more and more as a predictor of medical issues.  A small sample of the patient’s saliva is run through a liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry to check for miniscule concentrations of molecules.  In this blog I am tracking interesting findings that I come across.

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