Flashcards in Systemic factors Deck (46)
what is pyogenic granuloma?
does the pregnancy tumor go away after baby is born?
when is it safest to treat someone who is pregnant?
is it possible for the oral bacteria to be passed cross the placenta and harm the fetus?
T/F: pregnant women with periodontal disease are not as likely to have a premature delivery
false they are 7 times more likely to have a premature baby
____ plays a role in periodontal inflammation and in regulating onset of labor
research shows that there is no relationship with _____ being used today and increased gingivitis
low dose contraceptive
should women with aggressive periodontitist take the pill?why?
no because it might lead to more advanced disease
individuals with defective PMN production have increased susceptibility to recurrent bacterial infections such as:
1. oral ulcerations
T/F: Il-1-genotype is a stronger risk factor than smoking
False. smoking is
xerostomia can cause?
1. oral candadiasis
2. root surface caries
3. excess plaque
drugs with xeriostomia effects?
2. narcotic analgescis
gingival fibroblasts overproduce collagen matrix when stimulated by gingival inflammation. This is side effects of what?
3. calcium channel blockers
phenytoin effects are commonly seen where?
seen in facial aspect of maxillary
examples of drugs for:
3. calcium channel blocker