Dental Caries

ABOUT OUR TEST

Fidalab offers a cariogenic pathogen test that detects the presence of 8 cariogenic bacteria species.

SIGNIFICANCE

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 FORMATION

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.