To Seal or Not to Seal--That is the Dilemma

Simonsen, Richard J.
June 2012
American Journal of Esthetic Dentistry;Summer2012, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p83
Academic Journal
The author comments on sealing incipient pit and fissure lesions to halt the progress of dental caries. Information is presented the approximate loss of sealants per year. He relates the problems that may emerge due to the inevitable wear of the sealant. He explains why he recommends removing the incipient lesions before sealing the fissure.


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