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International Journal of Dental Sciences and Research. 2014, 2(6C), 1-7
DOI: 10.12691/ijdsr-2-6C-1
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Histomorphometric and Histological Evaluations of the Flaxseeds Effect on Dentin Formation in Offsprings' Teeth of Diabetic and Non-Diabetic Pregnant Rats

Nancy Mamdouh Saad1, , Nawal A. El Masri2, Fathy Ibrahim Shehata2, Sahar Shafik2 and Mounir Mahmoud El Adawy3

1MSc, Bds

2Professor of Oral Biology, Faculty of Dentistry, Alexandria University

3Professor of Animal Nutrition, Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria University

Pub. Date: December 21, 2014
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Journal of advanced multidisciplinary dental research)

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Nancy Mamdouh Saad, Nawal A. El Masri, Fathy Ibrahim Shehata, Sahar Shafik and Mounir Mahmoud El Adawy. Histomorphometric and Histological Evaluations of the Flaxseeds Effect on Dentin Formation in Offsprings' Teeth of Diabetic and Non-Diabetic Pregnant Rats. International Journal of Dental Sciences and Research. 2014; 2(6C):1-7. doi: 10.12691/ijdsr-2-6C-1


Omega-3&6 fatty acids and their derivatives are so essential to a child's development. A well-nourished nursing mother provides her infant with a perfect blend of essential fatty acids flaxseeds and their long-chained derivatives, assuring the body tissues a rich supply. Several factors affecting eruption dates ranging from root development, nutrition, chronic diseases, rich tissue vascularity and hormonal influences have been implicated in this process. Gestational diabetes can have severe adverse effects on fetal and neonatal developmental outcomes. The present study provide the first evidence on the effect of flaxseeds as a source of omega 3 & 6 on offsprings' tooth development with compromised pregnancy.

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