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Macroabrasion in Pediatric Dentistry

  • Deepti Amarlal1
  • Rayen R1
  • M.S Muthu1,*,

1Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College & Hospital

DOI: 10.17796/jcpd.31.1.k106m4hu02318382 Vol.31,Issue 1,January 2007 pp.9-13

Published: 01 January 2007

*Corresponding Author(s): M.S Muthu E-mail:


One of the most frequent reasons for seeking dental care is discolored anterior teeth. Macroabrasion is a technique used for the removal of localized superficial white spots and other surface stains. This article has compiled three case reports with relevant clinical photographs of discolored teeth where the treatment regimen included macroabrasion alone as well as macro-abrasion in combination with anterior composite restorations.

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Deepti Amarlal,Rayen R,M.S Muthu. Macroabrasion in Pediatric Dentistry. Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry. 2007. 31(1);9-13.


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