excavation

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Related to caries excavation: chemomechanical caries removal
See: evulsion
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In vivo assessment of caries excavation with a fluorescence camera compared to direct bacteriological sampling and quantitative analysis using flow cytometry.
Placement of a medicament or material against a direct pulpal exposure during caries excavation is known as direct pulp cappng.