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Dental cavity preparation

Introduction: Dental cavity preparation

Description of Dental cavity preparation

Dental cavity preparation: An operation in which carious material is removed from teeth and biomechanically correct forms are established in the teeth to receive and retain restorations. A constant requirement is provision for prevention of failure of the restoration through recurrence of decay or inadequate resistance to applied stresses. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p239-40).
Source: MeSH 2007

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Broader terms for Dental cavity preparation

Source - MeSH 2007

The following terms can be used for Dental cavity preparation

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