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dr.k.srinivas

Typically insidious in onset Diffuse soft tissue pain Pain is increased in the morning, with weather changes, anxiety, stress Non-restorative sleep, with early morning awakening in an unrefreshed state. Subjective, non-confirmable complaints of swelling or numbness, no – objective neurologic findings     Generalized fatigue or tiredness Anxiety ,Depression, Reduced …

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Dr Mukesh – Amelogenesis Imperfecta

Generalized  yellowish – brown discoloration Thin enamel with rough surface Open anterior contacts Semilunar shaped maxillary right central incisor edge   Reduced density of enamel Attrited incisal and occlusal surfaces Deformed crowns of maxillary laterals and canines Multiple radiolucent lesions over the crowns of molars Periapical rarefaction in maxillary right …

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deserted mouth unveiled

Dehydration Central cognitive alterations- cerebro-vascular accidents Oral sensory disturbances Psychological conditions &Neurological disorders Mental depression Narcolepsy Parkinson’s disease Bell’s palsy Alzheimer’s disease As Oral Physicians, in an attempt to lower the incidence of devastating effects on oral health,  and institute appropriate management, we can diagnose the possible cause of Xerostomia …

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dental restorations

Teeth  the least destructible tissue in the body. They resist fire, desiccation, and decomposition. Extreme conditions associated with cremation cause the teeth to become dramatically altered or lost entirely It is the nonbiological artifacts that survive and aid in  identification process. INFRARED SPECTROSCOPY Infrared spectroscopy differentiates organic and inorganic compounds …

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Dental patient with acromegaly

Acromegaly Pituitary adenoma Undergone transsphenoidal surgery 7 years back History of headache Blurring of vision Galactorrhea Change in voice Excessive growth of body hair Polymenorrhea Heat intolerance Sweating(before surgery) Excessive skeletal growth Soft tissue enlargement Shortened life expectancy Insidious nature-most often unnoticed Evident changes Soft tissue enlargement Skeletal growth

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Dental management in renal failure

Gradual reduction in the number of functional nephrons terminal or end-stage renal failure (ESRF) Causes Chronic immune glomerulopathy Hypertensive nephrosclerosis Chronic tubulointerstitial diseases Metabolic diseases (e.g., diabetes mellitus) Congenital and hereditary renal processes (e.g., renal polycystic disease)   Periodontal problem attachment loss deep pockets Enamel hypoplasia alterations in calcium and …

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DARK ROOM PROCEDURE

Dark Room           – Evolution           – Dark room requirements           – Processing equipments Film processing steps . Film processing  solutions . Different methods  of  processing Processing problems and solutions Reference Should be of low intensity , with a relatively long wave length  of 600 nm and above (orange – …

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DARK ROOM PROCEDURE (2)

Film processing Composition of developer solution Composition of fixer solution Dark room equipments Safe lighting Practical processing methods Manual Automatic Self Developing Film   The sequence of events required to convert the invisible latent image, contained in the sensitized film emulsion, into the visible, permanent radiographic image The purpose of …

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CYSTS

Gingival cysts of Infants Odontogenic keratocyst (primordial cyst) Dentigerous cyst (Follicular) Eruption cyst Lateral periodontal cyst Gingival cysts of adults Botryoid odontogenic cyst Glandular odontogenic (sialo-odontogenic; mucoepidermoid Odontogenic cyst) Calcifying odontogenic cyst   -Dermoid & Epidermoid cysts       -Branchial cleft cysts       -Thyroglossal duct cyst       -Anterior median lingual cyst …

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Cysts of the jaws 2

Epithelial cysts of the jaws Developmental Gingival cyst of infant ( Epstein pearls) Gingival cyst of Adult Eruption cyst Odontogenic Keratocyst Dentigerous cyst Lateral periodontal cyst/ Botryoid odontogenic cyst Glandular odontogenic cyst (Sialo-odontogenic cyst) Calcifying odontogenic cyst (Gorlin’s cyst) Nasolabial cyst (Nasoalveolar cyst) Nasopalatine duct cyst (Incisive canal cyst)   …

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