• dental caries - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    www.cdc.gov/healthywater/hygiene/disease/dental_caries.html Dental Caries (Tooth Decay) Dental caries or cavities, more commonly known as tooth decay, are caused by a breakdown of the tooth enamel. This breakdown is the result ...
  • Dental Caries (Tooth Decay)

    www.nidcr.nih.gov/datastatistics/finddatabytopic/dentalcaries Dental caries (tooth decay) remains the most prevalent chronic disease in both children and adults, even though it is largely preventable. Although caries ...
  • Dental Caries - Symptoms, Causes, Treatments

    www.healthgrades.com/conditions/dental-caries Dental Caries Information Including Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Causes, Videos, Forums, and local community support. Find answers to health issues you can trust ...
    • Dental Caries (Tooth Decay) in Children (Age 2 to 11)

      nidcr.nih.gov/DataStatistics/FindDataByTopic/.../DentalCariesChildren2to11.htm Dental Caries in Primary (Baby) Teeth. Overall dental caries in the baby teeth of children 2 to 11 declined from the early 1970s until the mid 1990s.
    • Dental caries | definition of dental caries by Medical dictionary

      medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/dental+caries Interim Therapeutic Restorations may be used to restore and prevent dental caries in young patients, uncooperative patients, patients with special health care needs ...
    • Dental caries.

      www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17208642 1. Lancet. 2007 Jan 6;369(9555):51-9. Dental caries. Selwitz RH(1), Ismail AI, Pitts NB. Author information: (1)College of Dentistry, Department of ...
    • Untreated Dental Caries (Cavities) in Children Ages 2-19 ...

      www.cdc.gov/Features/dsUntreatedCavitiesKids Untreated Dental Caries (Cavities) in Children Ages 2-19, United States. Over 19% of children ages 2-19 have untreated cavities; a child's complete preventive dental ...