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Anchor Tooth
Holds the clamp.
Bow
Round part of the clamp that extends through the dental dam.
Dental Dam
Thin stretchable latex material placed over the teeth.
Dental Dam Frame Dental Dam Napkin
Holders that are used to stablize and stretch the dam.
Jaws
Part of the clamp shaped into 4 prongs that help stablize the clamp on the tooth.
Keypunch Hole
Covers the Anchor tooth.
Septum
Dental Dam material located between the holes of the punched dam.
Stylus
Sharp pointed too used for cutting.
Punch Plate
Rotary platform.
Universal
Referring to the same clamp that can be placed on some types of teeth on the opposite quadrant.
Winged clamp
Extra projections to hold the dam.
Identify three types of isolation techniques and define them.
Cotton rolls, Dry angles, and dental dams.
What function does color of the latex have when using a dental dam?
contrast.
What is the thickness of a dental dam called? What types are there?
Gauge.
Which dental dam fra,e is stainless steel, U-Shaped with sharp projections?
The youngs frame.
What type of lubricant is used when working with a dental dam?
Water soluble
Which is the smallest hole on the punch plate
1
Which is the largest hole on the punch plate
5
Which instrument is used to place and remove the clamp?
Dental dam forceps.
Dental floss or tape that is used for safety to retrieve the clamp if it accidentally dislodges is called a
Ligature
A device that holds a matrix band snugly in position is called the
Tofflemire
Which classification of cavity is a tofflemire matrix retainer and band used?
Class II Restoration.
The occlusal edge of the matrix band is the larger or smaller edge
Larger.
Which part of the matrix retainer is used to tighten or loosen the spindle?
Outer knob
Which part of the matrix retainer us used to increase or decrease the size of the matrix loop?
Inner knob.
Which part of the matrix retainer is used to hold the ends of the band in the diagonal slot?
Spindle
Which part of the matrix retainer is a boxlike stricture that the ends of the band are placed?
Diagonal Slot
Which part of the matrix retainer is used to direct the loop of the band to be placed in a specific quadrant?
Guide channel
Which instrument prevents an overhang?
Wedge
What type of matrix band is used for class III and IV restorations?
Anterior matrix band
Which dental material seals the dentinal tubules?
Varnish
Which dental material stimulated the growth of secondary dentin?
Calcium Hydroxide
This material is used for a base to insulate the tooth in a deep cavity, what is the product?
Zinc phosphate