in deciduous teeth--an in vivo and in vitro study.
We did not measure dental erosion
of the swimmers, but the athletes are well aware of the risk for erosion when swimming in gas-chlorinated pools.
The association between acid reflux and dental erosion
was first described by Howden in 1971 and was confirmed in other studies later, both in the adult population and in children.
Amanda Feest, Dental Nurse team manager, National Health Services, UK, and Sue Field, tutor and examiner for the National Examination Board of Dental Nurses, UK, will run a workshop on the issue of dental erosion
and the role of fluoride in prevention at the upcoming Middle East Dentistry Conference.
Dentists had previously warned that, while tooth decay is less common as more children and adults brush their teeth regularly than in the past, dental erosion
is a growing problem due to acidic drinks.
If a regular habit of brushing the teeth is not nurtured among kids, these acidic formations can create cavities across the dental rows which can lead to tooth decay and dental erosion
, which would require treatment at a later stage," the doctor says.
The sugar content is very high and may contribute to dental erosion
Diet plays a significant role in both dental caries (cavities or tooth decay) and dental erosion
Too much of these drinks can be hazardous for our health as they cause problems such as obesity, diabetes, dental erosion
and kidney problems.
Schmuck, X-ray Contact Microradiography to Characterize Dental Erosion
, Deminerali-zation and Remineralization, J.
In addition to the sucrose content in medicines and the caries risk in children, these products sometimes have a low pH, which increases the risk of dental erosion
The dentist notices dental erosion
on the anterior- portion of the maxillary teeth.