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carious

 [kar´e-әs] (L. cariosus)
affected with or of the nature of caries.

car·i·ous

(kār'ē-ŭs),
Relating to or affected with caries.

carious

(kâr′ē-əs)
adj.
Having caries, especially of the teeth; decayed.

car′i·os′i·ty (-ŏs′ĭ-tē), car′i·ous·ness n.

car·i·ous

(kar'ē-ŭs)
Relating to or affected with caries.

carious

Decayed.

car·i·ous

(kar'ē-ŭs)
Relating to or affected with caries.

carious (ker´ēus),

adj pertaining to caries or decay.
carious dentin,
adj pertaining to caries or decay. See wax, carious.
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It was concluded that 37 was probably cariously exposed.
Despite this, the immature and cariously exposed 37 was retained by a successful cervical pulpotomy and remained symptomless at 26 month followup.
Mass E, Zilberman U, Fuks AB: Partial pulpotomy: Another treatment option for cariously exposed permanent molars.