fissure sealant

fis·sure seal·ant

a dental material usually made from interaction between bisphenol A and glycidyl methacrylate; such sealants are used to seal nonfused, noncarious pits and fissures on surfaces of teeth.
Synonym(s): dental sealant

fis·sure seal·ant

(fishŭr sēlănt)
Dental material used to seal nonfused, noncarious pits and fissures on surfaces of teeth.
Synonym(s): dental sealant.
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The viability of microorganisms in carious lesions five years after covering with a fissure sealant.
1) Although air polishing prior to sealing teeth was examined, the effects of air polishing on fissure sealant material was not mentioned in the literature review by Gutmann.
Glass ionomer cement fissure sealant was placed into the accessible first permanent molar fissures.
School Based Fissure sealant Programme is a preventive project with main objective to prevent dental caries.
The service also provides the Dental Fissure Sealant scheme in Community First areas which helps protect the teeth of children who are at risk of developing tooth decay,' she said.
This article focuses on the techniques used for successful pit and fissure sealant application by the dental assistant.
The use of laser pre-treatment of pits and fissures, before application of fissure sealant (FS) on the occlusal surface of young teeth was investigated by several in vitro studies, performed to evaluate the bond strength and the microleakage of pit and FS, comparing invasive and non-invasive techniques to laser technique, with or without acid etching.
Also children aged 6 + 1 will receive a Fissure Sealant programme as well as preventative advice on how to look after their oral health.
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Caries diagnosis in the occlusal pit and fissures plays a crucial role for a successful fissure sealant (FS) treatment [Feigal, 1998].
Tenders are invited for Procurement of Consumable Items (Crown Cutting kit, Diamond Burs for Air Rotor, Temporary restorative paste -graded ,pre mixed ,eugenol free, Chromatic Pit & fissure sealant, Core build up material with Tri cure feature in powder and liquid form, Etc.
Clinical evaluation of Helio-seal F fissure sealant.