The aetiology of ECC involves the communication between pathogenic organisms, fermentable carbohydrate substrate, host susceptibility, and time. With sufficient time, the cariogenic microorganisms in the presence of fermentable carbohydrates, such as sucrose, can induce demineralization of tooth substance which can progress to loss of tooth structure or cavitation.
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