df caries index

df car·ies in·dex

, DF caries index
an index of past caries experience based on the number of decayed and filled deciduous (indicated by lower case letters) or permanent (indicated by capital letters) teeth.
Synonym(s): df, DF
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df car·ies in·dex

, DF caries index(df, DF) (karēz indeks)
Record of past caries experience based on the number of decayed and filled deciduous (indicated by lower case letters) or permanent (indicated by CAPITAL LETTERS) teeth.
Synonym(s): df, DF.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012