An in-vitro comparison of visual inspection, bite-wing radiography, and laser fluorescence methods for the diagnosis of occlusal caries.


PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to compare accuracy and reproducibility of visual inspection (VI), bitewing (BW) radiography, and laser fluorescence (LF, DIANOdent) methods in the diagnosis of occlusal caries. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study was done on 80 extracted permanent premolars that seem to be intact or with primary caries in fissures. Three… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0970-4388.55333


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