Evaluation of the Effect of Oral Zinc Sulfate on Burning Mouth Syndrome: A Double Blind Randomized Clinical Trial

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To Cite : Arbabi-Kalati F, Tahmtan B. Evaluation of the Effect of Oral Zinc Sulfate on Burning Mouth Syndrome: A Double Blind Randomized Clinical Trial, Dent Clin Exp J. 2015 ;1(1):e4601. doi: 10.17795/dcej-4601.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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