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what causes white spots on teeth?

What causes white spots on teeth?

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wmjsease

Asked by wmjsease at 4:16 PM on Jan. 21, 2009 in Health

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  • Google "white spots on teeth" and you'll find lots of info on it. It's caused by a lot of different things.

    BlessedMommy64

    Answer by BlessedMommy64 at 4:26 PM on Jan. 21, 2009

  • I think one is cavities. If it's up along the gum line I think that's what it is. It starts out as a white spot and then turns into a cavity. Another thing is dental fluorosis. Babies are NOT supposed to have fluoride because fluoride causes this. Go to www.fluoridealert.org to get more info on that. I have dental fluorosis. :(
    Autumn22

    Answer by Autumn22 at 7:03 PM on Jan. 21, 2009

  • I had a very high fever as a baby and that is what my doctor says accounts for mine.
    salexander

    Answer by salexander at 8:17 PM on Jan. 21, 2009

  • I heard that it has something to do with calcium.
    alc030

    Answer by alc030 at 10:18 PM on Jan. 21, 2009

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