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Table 2

Difference of Dental Caries Status according to Obesity in Male

VariableNormal group (n=6)Obese group (n=15)p-valuea
Decayed teeth1.5 (0.0∼4.0)0.0 (0.0∼4.0)0.107
Missing teeth0.0 (0.0∼0.0)0.0 (0.0∼1.0)0.527
Filled teeth4.0 (0.0∼17.0)5.0 (0.0∼14.0)0.814
DMFT6.0 (2.0∼17.0)6.0 (0.0∼16.0)0.784
Decayed surfaces1.5 (0.0∼4.0)0.0 (0.0∼9.0)0.436
Missing surfaces0.0 (0.0∼0.0)0.0 (0.0∼5.0)0.527
Filled surfaces8.5 (0.0∼37.0)8.0 (0.0∼19.0)0.754
DMFS10.5 (2.0∼37.0)9.0 (0.0∼21.0)0.755

Values are presented as median (minimum∼maximum).

DMFT: decayed-missing-filled teeth, DMFS: decayed-missing- filled surfaces.

aMann–Whitney U-test.

J Dent Hyg Sci 2021;21:127-32 https://doi.org/10.17135/jdhs.2021.21.2.127
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