ABOUT OUR TEST
Fidalab offers a cariogenic pathogen test that detects the presence of 8 cariogenic bacteria species.
Dental caries is the most prevalent infectious disease in humans, affecting 97% of the population in their lifetime.
TYPES OF CARIES
Types of caries include smooth surface cavity, pit and fissure cavity, and root cavity.
Caries develop over a period of time from untreated tooth decay.
RISK FACTORS & PREVENTION
Risk factors include bacterial infection, genetics, and lifestyle.
SYMPTOMS & TREATMENT
Symptoms include toothache, tooth sensitivity, and tooth staining and pits.