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Table 4

Partial Correlation between Obesity Related Index and Dental Caries Index Adjusting Dental Plaque Index

VariableDMFTBMIBFMPBFWHRProteinMineralBody fatBody water

DMFT: decayed-missing-filled teeth, DMFS: decayed-missing-filled surfaces, BMI: body mass index, BFM: body fat mass, PBF: percentage body fat, WHR: waist hip ratio.


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