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M R Sims
Experimental lathyrism was produced in young albino mice with a diet containing 50% sweet pea seed (Lathyrus odoratus). After 7 days on the lathyritic diet, sections of themandibular molar and incisor periodontal ligaments, when oxidized and treated with aldehyde fuchsin, demonstrated enhanced staining of the oxytalan fibers and numerous vessels. At this time aldehyde fuchsin or orcein also revealed marked pathological changes in the periodntal ligament of all molars. When athyrism was prolonged for 12 weeks, both the molar and incisor oxytalan systems were still readily identifiable although the molar periodontal ligament continued to be serverely affected by lathyrism...
July 1977: Journal of Oral Pathology
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