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Flourosis hereditary

Is Flourosis hereditary???my wife is having Flourosis ,,does my children will be effected by Flourosis
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Dr. Syed Saood Hasan Razvi
11 yrs. of exp | Hyderabad | Implantologist
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Fluorosis is not hereditary. Fluorosis occurs due to excessive intake of flouride during the tooth formation period and/or after eruption of permanent teeth usually. Flouride is present in Milk, water, salt, Toothpaste etc Normal intake of flouride for adults is 1 ppm and 0.4 - 0.6 for kids Dr . Saood Razvi
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