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1

All organ systems are formed during?

1st trimester

2

by _____wks the fetus moves and swallows

12

3

Tooth buds develop between the ___ and ___ wks and initial mineralization occurs from the ____ to ____month

5-6
4-5

4

Lips form during the __ to ___ wk

4-7

5

Palate forms between the ___ and ___wk

8-12

6

Cleft lip is apparent by the ____wk and cleft palate is apparent by the ____ wk

8
12

7

How much does a fetus weigh at 3 months?

1 oz

8

At birth a baby weighs an average of ___lbs

7.5

9

A pregnant mother with advanced periodontal infections may have a ___fold increased risk for a preterm low birth weight baby?

7.5-7.9

10

What medication given to the mother during pregnancy is known to cause intrinsic staining of a babies teeth?

tetracycline

11

Are herbal dietary supplements regulated by the FDA?

no

12

What herbal medicine can increase the sedative effect of anesthetics?

Valerian

13

What herbal medicine may cause allergic reactions?

echinacea

14

What causes gingival inflammation in pregnant women?

exaggerated response to biofilm

15

Gingival reaction in pregnancy may be seen by the ____ month

2nd

16

Psychotorophic drugs like _____ can cause low _____ ___ and a poor _____reflex?

Diazepam
muscle tone
sucking

17

Tetracycline and Steptomycin can have a toxic action of the _____ because of damage to the _____cranial nerve?

ear
8th

18

Increased proportions of _____ _____ bacteria have been found in pregnancy gingivitis?

prevetella intermedia

19

A pyogenic tumor during pregnancy is not a tumor but actually a _______

hyperplasia of gingiva

20

Pregnant ladies who vomit should rinse with _____ ______ after to neutralize bacteria.

sodium bicarbonate

21

What trimester is the safest for general dental treatment?

2

22

If pt. experiences supine hypertensive syndrome you should roll them on their ___ side?

L

23

Signs of supine hypertensive syndrome?

slow heart rate
sweating
nausea
weakness

24

Is the use of an ultrasonic contraindicated for pregnant pts.?

no

25

Nitrous can be used on pregnant pts? T/F

T- if physician says so

26

Why do pregnant women sometimes have more cavities during pregnancy than when not pregnant?

due to frequent snacking

27

What to do if a pregnant pt. shows signs of depression?

Reassure and Refer