An Insight into Defluoridation measures in Nalgonda District - Andhra Pradesh
C Madhavi Padma
Dept. of Community Dentistry - Sri Sai College of Dental Sciences, Vikarabad, AP, India
Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None
Fluorosis is a disease caused by excessive intake of fluorine. 25 nations in the World are in the grip of this crippling disease. 19 states and Union territories of India are also affected by fluorosis.
Nalgonda District of Andhra Pradesh is on the top of the World regarding fluorine percentage in water.
This review article projects certain important aspects with regards to defluoridation measures undertaken in Nalgonda District of Andhra Pradesh.