Flashcards in Pathology of the Dentine-Pulp Complex Deck (3)
Dental caries process can lead reversible/irreversible changes within the dentine-pulp complex.
What do these changes depend on? (4)
- Anatomical considerations of the lesion location
- Dynamic activity of the carious lesion
- Extent of the lesions
- Age of the pulp
What 3 factors helps us give a pulpal diagnosis?
- Patient description of subjective symptoms
- Pulp sensibility testing
- Radiographic examination