Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology

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In vitro Comparison of the Effects of Garlic Juice and Chlorhexidine Mouthwash on Oral Pathogens

Reyhan Irkin 1 , *
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1 Balikesir University, Susurluk Vocational School, Balikesir University, Balikesir, Turkey
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: March 01, 2013, 6 (2); 199-200
  • Published Online: March 2, 2013
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: May 3, 2012
  • Revised: June 20, 2012
  • Accepted: July 3, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.5411

To Cite: Irkin R. In vitro Comparison of the Effects of Garlic Juice and Chlorhexidine Mouthwash on Oral Pathogens, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2013 ; 6(2):199-200. doi: 10.5812/jjm.5411.

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