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Dental Deposits Summary

Description: Accumulations of microflora that lead to pathological plaque and calculus which cause PERIODONTAL DISEASES. It can be considered a type of BIOFILMS. It is subtly distinguished from the protective DENTAL PELLICLE.

Also Known As: Dental Deposit; Deposit, Dental; Deposits, Dental; Materia Alba

Networked: 27 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 1 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Dental Deposits

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Sucrose (Saccharose) : 4 results : IBA
  2. Acids : 3 results : IBA
  3. Lactic Acid : 2 results : FDA 4 Generic
  4. Plastics : 2 results : IBA
  5. Glucose (Dextrose) : 2 results : FDA 175 Generic
  6. Zinc : 1 result : IBA
  7. Urea (Carbamide) : 1 result : FDA 6 Generic
  8. Trypsin : 1 result : IBA
  9. Tin Fluorides (Floran) : 1 result : FDA 3 Generic
  10. Thiocyanates : 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Dental Deposits

  1. Periodontal Diseases (Periodontal Disease)
  2. Dental Calculus
  3. Periodontitis
  4. Periapical Periodontitis (Apical Periodontitis)
  5. Inflammation
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Key Therapies for Dental Deposits

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  1. Excimer Lasers : 1 outcome in 1 result
  2. Oral Hygiene (Dental Hygiene) : 1 study in 8 results
  3. Solid-State Lasers : 1 result
  4. Tooth Extraction (Tooth Extractions) : 1 result
  5. Curettage : 1 result

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