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DENTAL CALCULUS : A STRATEGIC REVIEW

@inproceedings{Saini2015DENTALC,
  title={DENTAL CALCULUS : A STRATEGIC REVIEW},
  author={Rajiv Saini},
  year={2015}
}
  • Rajiv Saini
  • Published 2015
  • Dental calculus or tartar is an adherent calcified mass that form on the surface of teeth and dental appliance through mineralization of bacterial dental plaque in aqueous environment. Dental calculus plays a vital role in aggravating the periodontal disease by acting as reservoir for the bacterial plaque and providing the protected-covered niche for bacteria to proliferate. Based upon the location of dental calculus in relation to marginal gingiva, it is classified into mainly two types: 1… CONTINUE READING

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