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Table III

Comparison of erosion and dental caries experience among shisha smokers and non-smokers

Variable Shisha smokers Non smokers p value
Caries
Present 11 (36.7%) 8 (26.7%) 0.405
Absent 19 (63.3%) 22 (73.3%)
Mean DMFT 0.86+1.30 0.56+1.04 0.329
Erosion
Present 5 (16.7%) 1 (3.3%) 0.085
Absent 25 (83.3%) 29 (96.7%)

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