‘‘ORAL INFECTION”, An Alarming Cause of LUNG INFECTION

The oral cavity is a potential reservoir for respiratory pathogens which can predispose patients to bacterial super-infections. Several trials have correlated poor oral hygiene with hyper-inflammation, where COVID-19 severity has also been linked to hyper-inflammatory responses. With COVID which mainly has impact on the lungs leading to lung infection, there is a risk of aspirating… View Article