17 terms

dental revs 4

Condition in hwich there are short periods of pain initiated by external stimulus like heat or cold but resolve after stimulus is removed
reversible pulpitis
Tx for reversible pulpitis
Removal of stimuli
motrin 800 mg
dry site with cotton pellets and pack with zink oxide ane eugenol
If revrsible pulpitis is not treated it can become
irreversible pulpitis
Condition which have spontaneous episodes of pain due to temp changes and does not go away with removal of the stimuli
irreversible pulpitis
root canal
If the patient has an infection after a root canal what is the tx
PEN VK 500mg
if allergic clyndamicin or metro
unresolved pulpitis will result in
pulpal necrotis
discolored tooth, may look gray...
pulpal necrosis
pulpan necrosis if left untreated it can cause what condition
acute apical abcess
Accumalation of pus in the pulp cavity and drainage into the apical foramen and into the alveolar bone
acute apical abcess
tx for acute apical abcess
i&d, abx, analgesics
a DIFFUSE spreading of inflamation of the connective tissue that usually result from a bacterial infection
Localized area of pus formation originating from inflammation in the peridontal pocket
acute periapical perodontitis
this condition can be expected immediatly upon removal of the tooth.
post op hemorrhage
delayed hemorrhage results from
displacement of a clot
Patient complaining of metallic taste in mouth he had a tooth removal 2 days ago what can you give him
tell him to bite down on tea bag, or gauze
condition peculiar to the mandibular molars(wisdom teeth) pain that refers to the ears after tooth extraction. Exam shows bone exposed in socket what is the condition and tx
alveolar osteitis (dru socket)
eugenol strips