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Table 5

Partial Correlation between Cholesterol and Dental Caries Index Adjusting Dental Plaque Index

VariableDMFTLDLHDLTriglyceride
DMFT1−0.256*−0.080−0.098
DMFS0.820*−0.199−0.006−0.157

DMFT: decayed-missing-filled teeth, DMFS: decayed-missing-filled surfaces, LDL: low-density lipoprotein, HDL: high-density lipoprotein.

*p<0.05.

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