International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Comparative Studies | Dentistry | Jordan | Volume 12 Issue 8, August 2023

Gingival Recession and its Correlation with Hypersensitivity: A Cross Sectional Study

Dr. Mais Azmi Alsharaiha | Dr. Iasmina Ziad Alhiasat [7] | Dr. Reham Ahmad Rababah | Dr. Sanaa Mufadi Al Hijazeen | Dr. Abeer Isam Faraj [2]

Abstract: Aims: This study aims to investigate the risk factors and relationships between non - carious cervical lesions NCCL, cervical dentin hypersensitivity CDH, and gingival recession GR in a Jordanian population. A total of 115 patients were evaluated, and 5100 teeth were analyzed. The study found that the distributions of NCCL, CDH, and GR were 88.1, 89.1, and 59.4, respectively, with the maxillary premolars being the most affected. The study also found a positive correlation between age, NCCL, and GR NCCL and CDH CDH and GR GR and NCCL. Age, gender, oral hygiene, gastroesophageal disease, and underlying trauma were significantly associated with the presence of all three conditions. The study concludes that the distributions of NCCL and GR increase with age, and that changes in depth and morphology contribute to the high level of sensitivity and severity of recessions.

Keywords: cross sectional study, gingival recession, hypersensitivity, cervical lesions, Miller classification

Edition: Volume 12 Issue 8, August 2023,

Pages: 194 - 197

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