Diseases [C] » Stomatognathic Diseases [C07] » Tooth Diseases » Tooth Resorption
Phenomena and Processes [G] » Digestive System and Oral Physiological Phenomena [G10] » Dental Physiological Phenomena » Tooth Resorption
Resorption of calcified dental tissue, involving demineralization due to reversal of the cation exchange and lacunar resorption by osteoclasts. There are two types: external (as a result of tooth pathology) and internal (apparently initiated by a peculiar inflammatory hyperplasia of the pulp). (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p676) MeSH
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