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Another name for tooth decay is
"blank" is the loss of minerals from the tooth.
"blank" is the replacement of minerals in the tooth.
The type of bacteria primarily responsible for caries is
"blank" is a type of bacteria that produces lactic acid from carbohydrates.
"blank" is a colorless sticky mass of microorganisms that adheres to tooth surfaces.
The formation of a cavity or hole is
"blank" is tooth decay that is beginning to form.
Decay that develops rapidily and is widespread throughout the mouth is termed
"blank" is dryness of the mouth caused by abnormal reduction in the amount of saliva.
The tin coating of salivary materials that are deposited on tooth surfaces is a
Simple carbohydrate such as sucrose, fructose, lactose, and glucose are
Managing dental caries by risk assessment in known as