___________ are the universal lower arch extraction forceps.
The forceps useful for extracting lower exposed molars only, referred to as cowhorn.
301, 34 elevators are used for what?
The smaller numbered elevators have _________tips.
Loosening the teeth
What removes root stumps?
__________ is used to remove root tips which have broken off.
Periosteal elevator is used to separate the _______ from ________.
Seldin retactror is a ________ retractor.
___________ is used to hold the cheeks and tongue out of the way.
____________ remove debris and blood from small areas such as tooth sockets.
The dean scissors are used for what?
Cut sutures and tissue
_____________ holds the suture needle securely so the sutures may be placed in the tissue to close the wound.
Sutures are used to sew up the _________.
What are the common scalpel blades?
12 blade and # 15 blade
__________ is used for removing tarter or calculus - always have a pointed end.
Curettes tip is __________.
__________ an inflammation of the gingiva caused by plaque.
The ______________ is an instrument with millimeter markings on the probe which allows the examiner to determine how deep the pocket is.
The disease process in which the attachment of the gums to the teeth breaks down, forming a periodontal pocket.
___________ are made of titanium and become artificial root for crown or bridge.
What are the universal upper arch extraction forceps called?
_________ is the field of dentistry dealing with the removal of teeth (EXODONTIA), the surgical correction of traumatic injuries to the jaws and face, and the surgical correction of bony structures surrounding the teeth.