Assessment Hormonal Disorders of Women in Oral and Vaginal Changes

Authors

  • Karama M.T AL-Nuaimy

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/mlu.v20i3.1539

Keywords:

Oral discomfort; Vaginal discomfort, clinical aspects; vaginal cytological ; toxicity.

Abstract

Hormonal deficiencies may contribute to the development of abnormalities of oral and vaginal tissues, such

as pain, desquamation, recurrent oral, vaginal ulceration and delayed post-surgical healing .This study was

done to determine the differences of cell activity in oral and vaginal mucosa .

A total of 200 females of different age groups were used in this study Oral smears were obtained from the

buccal mucosa by scraping the area gently using a wooden tongue depressor while vaginal smears were

obtained from the proximal portion of the lateral wall of the vagina using Ayre’s spatula by scraping the area

gently . In order to find to change in mucosa during different phases of menstrual cycle .

In two groups the present results revealed that vaginal cytological patterns of each group is similar to the

oral cytological pattern with some differences .

In conclusion significant correlation between the hormonal fluctuations in woman and the degree of

maturation of their oral epithelium was revealed in this study .

Author Biography

Karama M.T AL-Nuaimy

Assist Prof. Department Of Dentistry/ AL-Zahrawi University College/ Karbala, Iraq

Published

2020-07-24

How to Cite

Karama M.T AL-Nuaimy. (2020). Assessment Hormonal Disorders of Women in Oral and Vaginal Changes. Medico Legal Update, 20(3), 1036-1039. https://doi.org/10.37506/mlu.v20i3.1539