Review Article
Volume 8 Issue 10 - 2021
Oral Microbiome and Digestive Diseases
Carlos Castañeda Guillot1,2*
1Emeritus Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Autonomous Regional University of Los Andes, Ambato, Ecuador
2Consulting Professor, Senior Research, Medical Faculty Calixto Garcia, Medical University of La Habana, Cuba
*Corresponding Author: Carlos Castañeda Guillot, Emeritus Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Autonomous Regional University of Los Andes, Ambato, Ecuador.
Received: August 04, 2021; Published: September 28, 2021


The implications of the oral microbial community with the intestinal microbiota and the participation in inflammatory bowel diseases and colorectal and pancreatic cancer due to the effect of dysbiosis and pathogenic bacteria of the oral cavity are reviewed. To update the knowledge on the link between the oral microbiota and the repercussion of dysbiosis caused by pathogenic bacteria in chronic digestive diseases kas been the reason for the review. There was evidence of a relationship between oral and intestinal microbiota, participation of the oral-intestinal axis, role of dysbiosis in the oral cavity and pathogens such as Porphyromonas gingivalis, Klebsiella pneumoniae and Fusobacterium nucleatum in inflammatory bowel disease and digestive cancer. Recent advances on oral-intestinal microbiota links, influence of dysbiosis and pathogenic oral bacteria in the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel diseases and in colorectal and pancreatic cancer, and the value of oral cavity hygiene in health were reviewed.

Keywords: Microbiomes; Oral Microbiota; Intestinal Microbiota; Dysbiosis; Oral Health; Digestive Diseases; Colorectal Cancer and Pancreatic Cancer


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