"Dental Deposits" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Accumulations of microflora that lead to pathological plaque and calculus which cause PERIODONTAL DISEASES. It can be considered a type of BIOFILMS. It is subtly distinguished from the protective DENTAL PELLICLE.
- Dental Deposits
- Materia Alba
- Deposits, Dental
- Dental Deposit
- Deposit, Dental
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Dental Deposits".
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