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Cavities are holes, or structural damage, in the teeth. See also: Early childhood caries
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A dental cavity is a permanently damaged area that can develop into a hole in the outer surface of the teeth. Swelling of the soft tissues...
Tooth decay refers to the enamel wear that leads to cavities. A cavity is a hole in the tooth enamel (sometimes unseen) that can cause tooth...