This section is from the book "Dental Medicine. A Manual Of Dental Materia Medica And Therapeutics", by Ferdinand J. S. Gorgas. Also available from Amazon: Dental Medicine.
Organic Defects of Structure, indicated by defects in the enamel, in the form of opaque spots, grooves or pits, congenital in origin, and due to altered functions from impaired nutrition.
Preventive by mitigating severity of diseases producing the condition, by the administration of proper remedies. For the pitting variety, properly inserted fillings.