Flashcards in Costley Module 8 Deck (32):
Basic Setup includes?
Probe (furcation also)
Explorer (subgingival also)
3 parts of a dental mirror
working end (mirror)
3 types of mirror surfaces
Plane (ghost images)
4 uses of a mouth mirror
Caries and calculus deposits appear to be ______ in color when viewed with transillumination
what are the two general types of probes
traditional or standard manual
controlled force or automated
The Nabers 1N and 2N are types of?
The term "pocket" refers to
diseased gingival sulcus
A pocket is measured from _____ to _____
base of sulcus (Junctional epi)
Gingival and Periodontal infections start in the _____ area most frequently
Where is the probe depth "usually" the biggest
The general objectives of probing are ____ and _____
When the probe tip is within the junctional epi that is termed
gingivitis and early perio
When the probe tip can pass through the junctional epi and reaches attached connective tissue this is termed
How much pressure is needed when probing
Initial Insertion of the probe is done where
at the distal line angle (facial and lingual)
Probing depth is _______ then the clinical attachment level when there is visible recession and the CEJ is visible
Probing depth is ______ than the clinical attachment level when the CEJ is covered with free gingiva
the probing depth ______ the clinical attachment level when the free gingiva is level with the CEJ
The furcation can be accessed _____ or ____for MN molars (bifurcated roots)
The furcation can be accessed _____ or ____ for MX first premolars (bifurcated roots)
The furcation can be accessed ______ or ____ or ______ on MX molars
The tension test is used to detect adequacy of the width of the _______
How do you measure the width of the attached gingiva
measure total gingiva (from margin to MGJ) then measure the pobe depth and subtract.
An explorer used for pockets has an ______ shank with a _____tip
No TU-17 is used for?
A sickle or Shepherd's hook explorer is used for examining ____ and ______ and ___.
Pigtail or Cowhorn explorers are used for examining
palpable vibration or movement
The normal level of bone from the crest to the CEJ is?
Bone loss usually appears horizontal when _____ is the sole destructive factor