Prevalence of Recurrent Aphthous Ulcer in University Students of Jaipur, Rajasthan
*Corresponding author: Dr. Rohit Sharma 13, Govardhan Colony, New Sanghaner Road, Behind Central Bank, Sodala, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India, Contact No.-0141-2290295 Mobile No.-09799568676, Emailemail@example.com
Aims & Objectives
The study was conducted to assess the prevalence of recurrent aphthous ulcer in University students of Jaipur, Rajasthan aged 17–28 years.
Setting & Design
An observational study was conducted to assess the prevalence of aphthous ulcers among 500 College students at NIMS University of Jaipur, Rajasthan.
Material & Methods
Subjects were interviewed using a structured Performa. The clinical diagnosis of aphthous ulcer was made when patient showed characteristic features of aphthous ulcer. The statistical analysis was done with SPSS software version 11.5. Statistical analysis used: SPSS software version 11.5.
The result of present study shows that 69 (13.8%) subjects having RAU among 500 College students at NIMS University of Jaipur
The observations and findings of the study clearly indicate that prevalence of recurrent aphthous ulcer & it has multifactoral causes are in younger age group.
Prevalence, recurrent aphthous ulcer, stress, other factors.