Women’s Health Bulletin

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Periodontal Disease as a Risk Factor for Preeclampsia

Bahia Namavar Jahromi 1 , 2 , * , Rosyna Adibi 2 , Sadaf Adibi 3 and Leila Salarian 4
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1 Infertility Research Center, Maternal-Fetal Medicine Research Center, Reproductive Biology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Department of OB-GYN, School of Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
3 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, School of Dentistry, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
4 Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Women's Health Bulletin: April 1, 2014, 1 (1); e18908
  • Published Online: April 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 20, 2013
  • Revised: December 25, 2014
  • Accepted: January 19, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/whb-18908

To Cite: Namavar Jahromi B, Adibi R, Adibi S, Salarian L. Periodontal Disease as a Risk Factor for Preeclampsia, Women Health Bull. 2014 ; 1(1):e18908. doi: 10.17795/whb-18908.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Material and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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