The loss of tooth structure due to mechanical forces is known as Dental Abrasion. Canines and premolars are the commonly affected tooth. Abrasion cause damage or sometimes destroy the softer dentin and cementum structures. The deep hollows at the neck of the teeth are abrasions. Improving your dental hygiene by modifying dental habits is a common method of treatment. If left untreated, the condition could heighten and lead to tooth decay and eruption.
HOW IS DENTAL ABRASION DIAGNOSED?
Excessive consumption of sugary drinks can lead to this condition.