Influence of aging on electrogustometry thresholds, shape and vascularisation of fungiform papillae – a study of a greek population with contact endoscopy and electrogustometry

Pavlos Pavlidis, Haralampos Gouveris, Boris Stuck, Antonia Anogeianaki, Dimitrios Koutsonikolas, Georgios Anogiannakis & Georgios Kekes
Introduction: Physiological functions deteriorate with age in humans. The causes of age-related gustatory disturbance vary. The most frequent causes are believed to be associated with abnormalities in structure or function of the taste buds. The relative lack of data on age-related changes in electrogustometric[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]