Journal of Dental Research and Practice

Dental Cavities

Tooth decay, also known as dental caries or cavities, is a breakdown of teeth due to acids made by bacteria. The cavities may be a number of different colors from yellow to black. Symptoms may include pain and difficulty with eating. permanently damaged areas in teeth that develop into tiny holes. Causes include bacteria, snacking, sipping sugary drinks and poor teeth cleaning. There may be no symptoms. Untreated cavities can cause toothache, infection and tooth loss. Treatments include fluoride, fillings and crowns. Severe cases may need a root canal or removal. A cavity, also called tooth decay, is a hole that forms in your tooth. Cavities start small and gradually become bigger when they’re left untreated. Because many cavities don’t cause pain in the beginning, it can be hard to realize that a problem exists. Regular dental appointments can detect tooth decay early. cavities and tooth decay are some of the most common health problems in the world. Anyone with teeth can develop cavities, including babies. Citations are important for a journal to get impact factor. Impact factor is a measure reflecting the average number of citations to recent articles published in the journal. The impact of the journal is influenced by impact factor, the journals with high impact factor are considered more important than those with lower ones. This information can be published in our peer reviewed journal with impact factors and are calculated using citations not only from research articles but also review articles (which tend to receive more citations), editorials, letters, meeting abstracts, short communications, and case reports.

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