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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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Treatment of the approximal carious lesions consists sometimes in large tooth preparations, resulting atypical cavities as: mesio-occlusal-distal (MOD), approximal-occlusal-vestibolar, cervico-approximal-occusal, etc.
A complete adult dentition is present, with no ante-mortem tooth loss or other evidence of dental disease, with the exception of the lower left second molar, which shows a carious lesion on its occlusal surface.
Spectra can also be used during the caries removal process to ensure that all carious dentin is removed, and during the prophy process to ensure that all plaque and calculus are removed.
New features include Doctor's Diagnosis, with which clinicians can manually examine multiple potential carious sites/ surfaces on a single radiographic image.
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Participants were asked to rate the importance of substance abuse issues in their communities and to reflect on how effective carious approaches were in intervening in substance misuse (Jones-Saumty, Thomas, Phillips, Tivis, & Nixon, 2003).
Carious exposure with bacterial invasion of the tooth pulp leading to a periapical abscess is the most common cause of dentocutaneous sinus tracts.