Diagnosis, Management, and Dental Considerations for the Diabetic Patient

Patients with poor glycemic control are more prone to oral manifestations of diabetes, including periodontal disease, salivary gland dysfunction, halitosis, burning mouth sensation, delayed wound healing and increased susceptibility to infections. Diabetic patients are also at risk of experiencing an intraoperative diabetic emergency in the dental office. People with DM are also more prone to …

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Oral Submucous Fibrosis

Oral submucous fibrosis (OSMF) is an oral precancerous condition characterized by inflammation and progressive fibrosis of the submucosal tissues resulting in marked rigidity and trismus. Causes: Areca nut (betel nut) chewing is one of the most common causes of OMSF which contains tannins (11%–12%) and alkaloids such as arecoline, arecaidine, guvacine, and guvacoline (0.15%–0.67%). Out …

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Post COVID19 Oral Complications:

With the emergence of Covid19 pandemic  caused by  the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (Sars -Cov- 2 ) ,insights in to the relationship between Sars-Cov-2 and oral diseases are  urgently needed to elucidate the oral manifestations of coronavirus disease. Gingival inflammation: Bleeding and inflammation in oral tissue have been suggested to be a result …

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 Causes 1.When a tooth is badly decayed or severely infected. Swelling that may spread to other areas of face, neck, and head.                                2.Bone loss around the tip of the root.           3.Drainage problem extending outward from the root. A hole can occur through the side of the tooth with drainage into the gums or through the cheek with …


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