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carious

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

(kār'ē-ŭs),
Relating to or affected with caries.
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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.
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car·i·ous

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

Decayed.
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car·i·ous

(kar'ē-ŭs)
Relating to or affected with caries.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The inclusion criteria for selection included car- iously exposed vital primary teeth mechanically or cariously exposed vital teeth children falling within 04 years to 06 years age children with good oral hygiene and physical status and children with intact mental status.
Formocresol was found more efficacious as com- pared to calcium hydroxide as an agent in pulp treat- ment of cariously exposed vital primary molar teeth.
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Mass and Zilberman [1993] recommend partial pulpotomy for treating cariously exposed young permanent molars that had no pain or recent pain complaint of short duration that subsided with analgesics and no other clinical or radiographic signs or symptoms of pathology.
A case is presented herein where a total pulpotomy was carried out in an immature cariously exposed second permanent molar.
It was concluded that 37 was probably cariously exposed.