Clinical Oral Investigations

, Volume 23, Issue 1, pp 503–505 | Cite as

Letter to the Editor replying to Armen Nersesyan about the article published in Clinical Oral Investigations tilted “Smoking increases the frequency of micronuclei in the oral mucosa of adults relative to non-smokers—a systematic review and meta-analysis”

  • Juliana Larocca de GeusEmail author
  • Letícia Maíra Wambier
  • Marcelo Carlos Bortoluzzi
  • Alessandro D. Loguercio
  • Alessandra Reis
Letter to the Editor


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Dentistry, School of DentistryPaulo Picanço School of DentistryFortalezaBrazil
  2. 2.Department of Dentistry, School of DentistryPositivo UniversityCuritibaBrazil
  3. 3.Department of Dentistry, School of DentistryState University of Ponta GrossaPonta GrossaBrazil

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