Risk Classification: The low risk patient.

Host Factors:
-May have a few white spot lesions that are not active (enamel surface smooth and glossy).
-No cavitated lesions.
-Low DMF with D = 0.
-Host factors will be low.
Diet Factors:
-The patient will have a diet that is limited in sugar intake.
Bacterial Factors:
         -MS bacterial levels will be low since there is no caries.

These patients will be caries inactive.

The majority of your patients will be in this category.

   
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