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Table 4

Relationship between Periodontal Bacteria in Saliva at Baseline

Fn Aa Pi Pg Tf Cr Td
Aa 0.208
Pi 0.049 0.285
Pg 0.034 0.215 0.840*
Tf 0.014 0.362* 0.905* 0.743*
Cr 0.447* 0.372* 0.434* 0.424* 0.430*
Td −0.031 0.078 0.372* 0.203 0.366* 0.214
Universal 0.617* 0.229 0.308* 0.205 0.353* 0.311* 0.016

Fn: Fusobacterium nucleatum, Aa: Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans, Pi: Prevotella intermedia, Pg: Porphyromonas gingivalis, Tf: Tannerella forsythia, Cr: Campylobacter rectus, Td: Treponema denticola.

*p<0.05 adjusted by plaque index and gingival index.

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