10 March 1987 Removal Of Surface Deposits And Intrinsic Stains Of Teeth With Fiber Optics Of Nd-YAG Laser
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Proceedings Volume 0712, Lasers in Medicine; (1987) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.937317
Event: Cambridge Symposium-Fiber/LASE '86, 1986, Cambridge, MA, United States
Abstract
An impact of the Q-switched Nd-YAG laser caused bleaching of stains and removal of deposits and pit & fissure contents of teeth. No chalky spots or craters were found microscopically on the enamel surface after irradiation. These results strongly suggested the clinical applicability of Q-switched Nd-YAG laser in removing dental deposits, intrinsic pigmentation of enamel, and pit and fissure contents of molar.
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Toshio Marioka, Toshio Marioka, Yusaku Maseda, Yusaku Maseda, Takahiko Oho, Takahiko Oho, } "Removal Of Surface Deposits And Intrinsic Stains Of Teeth With Fiber Optics Of Nd-YAG Laser", Proc. SPIE 0712, Lasers in Medicine, (10 March 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.937317; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.937317
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