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Proposal for clinical classification of multifactorial noncarious cervical lesions.
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PMID:  24784513     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Noncarious cervical lesions often present with overlapping symptoms and have a multifactorial etiology. The dimensions of the lesion axially (depth) and occlusogingivally (width), along with the orientation of the walls of the lesion to each other (angle), are the 3 factors that can be quantified to classify the lesion and assess its progress over time. This article analyzes these factors and proposes a simple classification system based upon the clinical appearance of the lesion in order to derive simple, therapeutic, treatment-based classifications.
Authors:
Kapil Loomba; Rhythm Bains; Vivek Kumar Bains; Anju Loomba
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Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE    
Journal Detail:
Title:  General dentistry     Volume:  62     ISSN:  0363-6771     ISO Abbreviation:  Gen Dent     Publication Date:    2014 May-June
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Created Date:  2014-5-2     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7610466     Medline TA:  Gen Dent     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  39-44     Citation Subset:  -    
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