General Dentistry

Demographic Data and Reason for Contact

Mar 9, 2017 by in General Dentistry Comments Off on Demographic Data and Reason for Contact

Figure 4.22 Except for the coated tongue, the clinical examination is within normal limit for this 42-year-old female patient complaining of burning sensations. H. Additional Examinations and Findings Ordering complementary…

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Demographic Data and Reason for Contact

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Figure 3.22 Facial photograph of patient. B. Symptom History Gradually increasing swelling right cheek last year. Intermittent mild, aching pain right cheek. Pain worsens with chewing. Mild tenderness right cheek….

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Masticatory Muscle Disorders

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Masticatory Muscle Disorders A: Muscle Pain Case 3.1 Myalgia with Limited Emotional Disturbance Karina Bendixen and Peter Svensson A. Demographic Data and Reason for Contact A 37-year-old female Caucasian referred…

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Demographic Data and Reason for Contact

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Figure 2.37 A large osteochondroma arising from the coronoid process occupied the infratemporal fossa. The tumor interferes with the zygoma and lateral wall of the maxilla. I. Diagnosis/Diagnoses Expanded DC/TMD…

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Demographic Data and Reason for Contact

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Figure 2.30 Anterior open bite developed during the last 6 months due to bilateral TMJ cartilage and bone tissue destruction by rheumatoid arthritis. C. Medical History Rheumatoid factor (RF)-positive and…

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Demographic Data and Reason for Contact

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Figure 2.39 Panoramic radiograph showing abnormal patters over the right TMJ, zygomatic arch, and mandibular ramus. F. Extraoral Status Weight and height Within normal limits. Facial asymmetry Asymmetry with diffuse…

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Demographic Data and Reason for Contact

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Figure 2.25 (a) Panoramic radiography illustrates dental and periodontal status and indicates pathology of right coronoid process. (b) CT showing hyperplasia of the right coronoid process interfering with the zygomatic…

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Temporomandibular Joint Disorders

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Temporomandibular Joint Disorders A: Joint Pain Case 2.1 Arthralgia Per Alstergren A. Demographic Data and Reason for Contact Caucasian woman (Figure 2.1), 29 years old, referred to orofacial pain specialist…

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Demographic Data and Reason for Contact

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Figure 4.32 Periapical radiographs: (a) maxillary anterior; (b) mandibular anterior. I. Diagnosis/Diagnoses Other Traumatic occlusion tooth 11. J. Case Assessment The working diagnosis in this case is traumatic occlusion, and…

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Demographic Data and Reason for Contact

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Figure 3.2 Pain drawing showing pain locations. C. Medical History Comorbid pain conditions: chronic tension-type headache, neck and shoulder pain, and low back pain diagnoses by her general practitioner. Allergies…

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Demographic Data and Reason for Contact

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!DOCTYPE html> Case 2.5 Disc Displacement without Reduction with Limited Opening Stanimira I Kalaykova A. Demographic Data and Reason for Contact Caucasian female, 22 years old, jaw feels stuck, cannot…

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Comprehensive Head and Neck Exam

Dec 11, 2016 by in General Dentistry Comments Off on Comprehensive Head and Neck Exam

Fig. 1.1 Forehead and hairline (Photos courtesy of Anna Christine Napoli and Dr. Karin Schey) Standing in front of the patient, visually inspect the face. Look for symmetry; color, pigmentation,…

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Dental Radiology

Dec 11, 2016 by in General Dentistry Comments Off on Dental Radiology

Examination Effective dose (μSν) Equivalent background exposure (days) Intraoral Rectangular collimation      Posterior bitewings: PSP or F- speed film 5 0.6  Full-mouth: PSP or F-speed film 35 4  Full-mouth:…

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Orthodontics

Dec 11, 2016 by in General Dentistry Comments Off on Orthodontics

Fig. 17.1 Example of Class I, II, and III profiles The clinical exam consists of an extraoral and intraoral evaluation. The extraoral evaluation includes an assessment of the patient’s temporomandibular…

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Communicating with Dental Laboratories

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Fig. 20.1 Completed diagnostic wax-up, for maxillary and mandibular anterior restorations 20.2.2 Step 2: Preparation and Impressions Finally, make sure you understand correct preparation design as it relates to the…

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