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How patient preparation is done?

Full medical history
Record any medication
Risks/complications explained
Consent form signed

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What do pre-op checks consist of?

Pt notes/radiographs/test results/consent
Check med history
Pre-op meds taken (steroid cover/AB cover/food/sugar intake)

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Types of minor oral surgery?

Apicectomy
Frenectomy
Root removal
Biopsy
Implants
Operculectomy
Removal of impacted teeth
Perio flap surgery
Gingivectomy/gingivoaplasty

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Types of impaction

Vertical
Horizontal
Mesioangular
Distoangular

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What is an operculecomy?

Removal of gingival flap overlaying a partially erupted tooth

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What is an alveolectomy/alveoplasty?

It is a surgical procedure to remove pieces of alveolar ridge or smooth and alter shape

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Exfoliate cytology?

Non surgical
Scrape lesion for cells

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Excisional biopsy?

Removal of small lesion

8

How to spot a vein haemorrhage?

Purple/swelling

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How to spot artery haemorrhage?

Red/spurting

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What is the name for a dry socket?

Localised osteitis