microabrasion

microabrasion

 [mi´kro-ә-bra″zhun]
removal of minute amounts of dental enamel using an abrasive compound in order to correct enamel defects.

microabrasion

[mi′kro·äbra′zhun]
removal of minute amounts of dental enamel by using an abrasive compound delivered under pressure in order to correct enamel defects or remove diseased tooth structure (caries).

microabrasion

(mī″krō-ă-brā′zhŭn) [″ + ″]
The slow grinding down, polishing, or wearing away of a surface, esp. of dental enamel or rough skin.

microabrasion,

n a procedure in which an abrasive compound is applied to the surface of teeth to remove a small amount of dental tissue.
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Other esthetic treatment variables are bleaching (intrinsic and extrinsic), Microabrasion / macroabrasion and localized composite restorations.
The treatment plan was: Microabrasion and restoration with resin composites (RC) of the maxillary and mandibular inci- sors.
Esthetic management of developmental enamel opacities in young permanent maxillary incisors with two microabrasion techniques--a split mouth study.
Additional approaches, including microabrasion tool or 193nm excimer lasers with plasma jets, have shown to be effective.
Es necesario que el epitelio escamoso presente una microabrasion para que el virus llegue al estrato basal del epitelio, si esto no ocurre la infeccion viral no se desarrolla, pues el virus no llega a reproducirse y se elimina.
On the basis of product type, the overall market has been segmented into topical products (sunscreens, moisturizers, keratolytic, retinoids, and hair removal creams), botulinum, dermal fillers, chemical peels, microabrasion equipment, and equipment-based treatments such as laser resurfacing and ultrasounds.
Por otro lado, algunos autores justifican el uso de blanqueamiento con peroxido de carbamida, microabrasion con acido hidroclorhidrico y combinacion de ambas tecnicas (19,21,22).
11) Other technique followed traditionally is the Enamel microabrasion designed to improve the surface texture, remove the stains and recover remineralization.
Otras aproximaciones metodologicas se han usado para determinar la concentracion de fluoruro en el esmalte dental, entre ellas la microabrasion (12) y la sonda de protones (13).
Quiza este resultado podria relacionarse con el principio de la microabrasion (24), el cual consiste en la remocion de esmalte cariado por desgaste.