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Quintessence Int 42 (2011), No. 5     1. Apr. 2011
Quintessence Int 42 (2011), No. 5  (01.04.2011)

Page 423-426, PubMed:21519563


Conservative approach for a clinical resolution of enamel white spot lesions
Nahsan, Flavia Pardo Salata / da Silva, Luciana Mendonca / Baseggio, Wagner / Franco, Eduardo Batista / Francisconi, Paulo Afonso Silveira / Mondelli, Rafael Francisco Lia / Wang, Linda
Enamel white spot lesions in anterior teeth that compromise esthetics are common. Microabrasion is indicated, since it affects enamel superficially. An acid-abrasive slurry with 37% phosphoric acid with pumice was used on the enamel for a controlled time period. Home bleaching with hydrogen peroxide was then used, further improving the final result. The method is safe, easy, and conservative and provides good esthetic results.

Keywords: bleaching, enamel conservative procedure, microabrasion, white spot lesions