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1

type 1 diabetes is the cells decreased response to insulin

F

2

pts who have diabetes are at an increased risk for thrush

T

3

Oral effects of diabetes meds

xerostomia, metallic taste

4

what is parkinsons

degenerative neurological disorder

5

who does it effect parkinsons

individuals over 60

6

what are the most common symptoms of parkinsons

tremors, rigidity, akinesia, postural instability

7

what are the most common oral manifestations of parkinsons

difficulty swallowing, salivary dysfunctinos burning mouth

8

what is the most common med for parkinsons

levodopa

9

Signs someone may have parkinsons

tremor, slurred speech, muscle rigidity

10

parkinsons may experience

xeriostomia, silorrhea

11

What is the cause of autism

no known, genetic mutations, enviro factors

12

oral manifestations of autism

bruxism, gingivitis, ging hyperplasia, delayed tooth

DO NOT HAVE MICRODONTIA

13

1 in 88 children have autism in US and is more common in

MALES

14

Lupus damages

joints, kidneys, heart, and skin

15

systemic lupus affects many parts of body

true

16

discoid lupus refers to skin lesion s that appear on body from sun

false, subcutaneous

17

dental concern of pt with lupus include all the following except

contraind for local

18

signs and symptoms of asthma attack

dilated pupils, flushed appearance, chest tightness

19

home care instructions for pt with asthma

rinse with water after using inhaler, use xylitol

20

done during apt with asthmatic pt

varnish, avoid LA with sufiltes, acetaminophen for pain releif

21

leading cause of blindess in US

glaucoma

22

what is considered legally blind

20/200 while wearing corrective lenses

23

glaucoma is 15x more likely in African americans

t

24

two types of stroke

ischemic, hemorragic

25

what is the recall for stroke pts

3-6month

26

pts who have had a stroke have increased xerostomia due to medications and increased mouth breathing

both true

27

in down syndrome pts when do teeth erupt

2 years

28

if pt has problem rinsing with CHX what is the next option

spray bottle or tb

29

order of seeing down syndrome pts

pt in chair
fingers
explorer
probe
xrays

30

what is the most common form of dimentia

alzheimers