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Antifungal Efficacy of Aqueous and Gaseous Ozone in Root Canals Infected by Candida albicans

Ihsan Hubbezoglu 1 , * , Recai Zan 2 , Tutku Tunç 3 , Zeynep Sumer 3 and Feridun Hurmuzlu 1
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1 Cumhuriyet University, Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Sivas, Turkey
2 Cumhuriyet University, Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Endodontics, Sivas, Turkey
3 Cumhuriyet University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Microbiology, Sivas, Turkey
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: July 01, 2013, 6 (5); e8150
  • Published Online: July 1, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 12, 2012
  • Revised: January 11, 2013
  • Accepted: January 23, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.8150

To Cite: Hubbezoglu I, Zan R, Tunç T, Sumer Z, Hurmuzlu F. Antifungal Efficacy of Aqueous and Gaseous Ozone in Root Canals Infected by Candida albicans, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2013 ; 6(5):e8150. doi: 10.5812/jjm.8150.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Result
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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