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1

What are some exampled of dental oral surgery?

-Impacted canines

-Impacted wisdom teeth

-Supernumerary teeth 

-Frenectomy

-Lingual frenectomy

-Biopsies

-Removal of vascular lesions

Periodontal surgery e.g. free gingival grafting

-Preprosthetic procedures

-Implants

2

What are some examples of some preprosthetic procedures?

-Denture irritation/hyperplasia

-Palatal hyperplasia

-Removal of fibrous tuberosities

-Removal of bony exostoses

3

What is this?

Palatal hyperplasia

4

What is this?

Fibrous tuberosity

5

What is this?

Bony exostoses

6

What is vestibuloplasty?

 The surgical modification of gingival–mucousmembrane relationships in the vestibule of 

the mouth.

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How is a vestibuloplasty carried out?

8

What are genial tubercles (the mental spine)?

A slight projection, sometimes two, in the mid-line of the posterior surface of the body of the mandible, 

givingattachment to the geniohyoid muscle (below) 

and the genioglossus (above). 

9

How are bony tori removed?

10

How did the mylohyoid ridge used to be removed? (no longer done)