Diagnosis of erosive tooth wear.

  title={Diagnosis of erosive tooth wear.},
  author={C Ganss and Adrian Lussi},
  journal={Monographs in oral science},
The clinical diagnosis 'erosion' is made from characteristic deviations from the original anatomical tooth morphology, thus, distinguishing acid induced tissue loss from other forms of wear. Primary pathognomonic features are shallow concavities on smooth surfaces occurring coronal from the enamel-cementum junction. Problems from diagnosing occlusal… CONTINUE READING