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The prevalence of dentine hypersensitivity in a postgraduate
clinic in Turkey was 7.6%. The commonest teeth
affected were the upper premolar and the commonest initiating
factor was cold drinks.
Objectives: The aim of this study is to determine the prevalence of dentine hypersensitivity (DH) and to examine some associated factors such as the initiating stimuli among adult patients attending the Restorative Clinic of the Kırıkkale University Dental Faculty, Turkey.