"Tooth Discoloration" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Any change in the hue, color, or translucency of a tooth due to any cause. Restorative filling materials, drugs (both topical and systemic), pulpal necrosis, or hemorrhage may be responsible. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p253)
- Tooth Discoloration
- Discoloration, Tooth
- Discolorations, Tooth
- Tooth Discolorations
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Tooth Discoloration" by people in Profiles.
Nash RW. Tooth whitening and sensitivity reduction. Dent Today. 2005 Jun; 24(6):100-1.
Blank JT. Case selection criteria and a simplified technique for placing and finishing direct composite veneers. Compend Contin Educ Dent. 2002 Sep; 23(9 Suppl 1):10-7.