Resin Infiltrations Reduce White Spot Tooth Lesions, Trial Shows

Posted on October 9, 2013


Resin infiltrations appear to reduce white spot lesions on teeth, a randomized controlled trial shows, Medscape reports.

Lesions treated with resin infiltration shrunk by a mean of 60.9% 8 weeks after treatment, whereas lesions in an untreated control group grew by 3.3%.

Seth V. Senestraro, DDS, from the Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, and colleagues published the results of their trial in the September issue of the Journal of the American Dental Association.

To read the full Medscape article, click here.

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