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1

What is ICDAS?

International caries diagnosis and detection system

2

ICDAS code 0

Sound tooth - no evidence of lesion when clean and dry

3

ICDAS code 1 and 2

Initial caries - first changes in enamel, no evidence of surface breakdown or dentine shadowing

4

ICDAS code 3 and 4

White or brown spot lesion with localised enamel breakdown and dentine shadowing (code 4)

5

ICDAS code 5 and 6

Distinct cavity - enamel and dentine breakdown