Classification of Dental Caries

According to location Pit and fissure caries Smooth surface caries Root surface caries According to extent or severity Incipient (reversible) Cavitated (non reversible) Based on whether new or old Initial or primary caries Recurrent or secondary caries According to rate of progression (speed) Acute or rampant Chronic caries Arrested caries According to Pathway of caries […]

Dental Caries: Facts You Should Know About Causative Bacteria

Some 200 to 300 species of bacteria, yeast, and even protozoa harbor the human oral cavity. The metabolic activity of the complex community of the bacteria determines the presence or absence of the disease of the hard and soft issues of the human oral cavity. It is very difficult to assess and say that a […]