It is most likely decay, but it could be something else. The only way to know is to see a dentist. The brown spot is most likey not caused by antibiotics. Those type should not be given anymore. And they normally affect the adult teeth and all of them, not just one. It is possible that it's decay and will need to be filled. If it is decay, then their are probably other teeth that have decay also. A front tooth usually gets a cavity after the back teeth. But if the child goes to bed with a bottle or cup or even on the breast a lot, it could be decay from that. The only thing in a bottle that won't cause a cavity it plain water. Juice, milk, formula, breast milk; all of that may cause a cavity. Bottom line, the child should be taken to a dentist to be sure if it is or isn't and fixed if it is.
I once had a cat who had brown discoloration on his teeth, and the vet told me that was because he had probably been given tetracycline as a kitten, before I got him.
Yes it is tooth decay.
Yes it can be caused by antibiotics because the medicine and cause an imbalance in the calcium / phosphorous metabolism.
tooth decay is caused by bacteria
It is Radioactive Decay.
Decay, in itself, is a process.However, decay is caused by decomposing bacteria, which are micro-organisms.
Decay is usually caused by microorganism and enzymes within the food.
Yes. In fact, microorganisms are the primary cause of tooth decay.
Tooth decay is caused by too much sugar in food and drinks. It is also caused by microorganisms from food. They live in your mouth, the longer they stay, the more tooth decay!
Tooth decay is caused by acidity and bacterial growth. Rapid tooth decay miGht be caused by an increase in consumption of sugars (which increase bacterial growth) or strong acids (like citrus juice). The dry mouth rounds in methamphetamine users might also increase tooth decay. However, without these conditions, tooth decay is non-existent so long as a person eats a healthy diet and brushes their teeth.
-- tooth decay -- stomach gas -- antibiotics
Lack of improvements caused factories to decay.
Tooth decay is caused by germs, so brush your teeth twice a day.
Tooth decay is not caused by a mineral deficiency. It is caused by acidic bacterial by-products that break down the enamel matrix.
decay is caused when detritvores break up dead animals or plants and increase the surface area. microorgasims then complete the process of decay.
Yes, almost all are caused by microbes found in the mouth.
The start of tooth decay is caused by two groups of bacteria Streptococcus Mutans and Lactobacillus.
Caries is the medical term for a hole caused by decay. It is both singular and plural.We call this usually blackened spot a cavity.A cavity
spontaneous decay of unstable atomic nuclei.
Yes. Tooth Decay will start as too much Bacteria builds up in a tooth. Bacteria build ups are caused by not taking proper cleaning routines with your teeth
No. Tooth decay is a product of modern civilization. It is caused by processed foods, which the Cro-Magnon didn't have.
Tooth decay is not caused by a microbe. Yet, the more sugar we eat the more chance of our teeth rotting.
Decay is caused by insects and microscopic organisms breaking organic matter down as a part of their feeding process. When it is too cold for these things to function, then they can't cause decay.