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acquired pellicle
serves as a base for bacterial plaque formation
autoclave
an apparatus for effecting sterilization by steam under pressure
chemical vaper
autoclave method using chemical vaper under pressure in place of water
dry heat
oven apparatus , used for a hot air bake at high temperatures
bacteria
are one-celled plant-like microorganisms lacking chlorophyll
protozoa
small animal parasites or organisms
PPE
personal protective equipment
acute
process having a short and relatively severe course
chronic
long, slow course
objective symptom
also called signs are evidence observed by someone other than the patient
apicoectomy
the surgical removal of the apex or apical portion of a root
odontology
the study of teeth and their care
line angle
an angle formed by the junction of the two walls along a line
point angle
angle formed by the junction of three walls at a common point
general anesthesia
system that makes the patient unconscious and insensible
purpose for placing a base
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purpose for placing a base
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