Flashcards in 14295_Ch8_OralPathologyQs Deck (47)
Microorganisms per milliliter of saliva?
Most common lesions beneath mucosa?
Abscess, Cyst, Ulcers
Localized collection of pus, often bacterial infection?
Sac containing fluid?
Toothbrush injury may cause?
Two most common elevated lesions?
Elevation that contains fluid?
Two common non-elevated lesions?
Break on or in tooth?
Process that destroys hard surface of tooth?
First step in decay process?
Bacterial plaque, acid (from food)
Dental caries appear first as?
Chalky white spot on enamel
Lesion that hasn't passed calcification stage?
Common diseases of the pulp?
Pulpalgia, pulpitis, periapical abscess, necrosis
Pain in dental pulp?
Inflammation of dental pulp caused by bacterial infection?
Small pus-like abscess forms in the pulpal canal?
Patient may complain the tooth feels 'high' when biting?
Bone loss around apex cause radiolucency on x-ray the shape of?
Course pus drains into jaw bone and mouth?
Death of tissue?
This disease MUST be treated?
May or may not occur from necrosis?
Most prevalent chronic disease of humankind?
Types of gingivitis?
Marginal and NUG
Starts at the tips of papillae and extends to gingival margins?
NUG/Trenchmouth is also known as?
Condition that results in loss of bone that supports teeth?