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Oral candida: is dummy carriage the culprit?
  1. J O Sio,
  2. F K Minwalla,
  3. R H George,
  4. I W Booth

    Abstract

    Oral candida in subjects who sucked dummies was almost double that of controls. Although the carriage of Candida albicans on silicone dummies was significantly reduced compared with latex dummies, oral colonisation was unaffected, suggesting that dummy carriage is not the cause of the observed increase.

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