Hydrochloric acid/pumice microabrasion technique for the removal of enamel pigmentation.

@article{Kilpatrick1993HydrochloricAM,
  title={Hydrochloric acid/pumice microabrasion technique for the removal of enamel pigmentation.},
  author={Nicola M Kilpatrick and Robert Richard Welbury},
  journal={Dental update},
  year={1993},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={
          105-7
        }
}
Products for lightening teeth are appearing on the market with ever-increasing frequency. Heavy advertising, coupled with heightened public awareness and expectations of an aesthetically pleasing smile, have resulted in increased patient demand for treatment to improve all types of tooth discoloration. Although it is the role of the dental profession to provide the services demanded by the consumer, it is also our duty to be discerning and to re-assess continually the techniques we use, for… CONTINUE READING