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1. Who is responsible for all patient diagnosis and treatment?
DENTIST
2. What term is used for what a patient tells you about his disease or injury?
SYMPTOM
3. What term is used what you observe when you examine the oral structures?
SIGN
4. What is the most common cause of dental caries?
BACTERIAL PLAQUE
5. Sometimes the pain from an affected tooth can manifest healthy, noninvolved tooth, what this is called?
REFERRED PAIN
6. What is the most frequent cause of severe tooth pain?
ACUTE PULPITIS
7. What disease of the teeth has a large carious lesion with a pulpal exposure?
ACUTE PULPITIS
8. What disease of teeth does a patient have if they complain of a gumboil?
PERIAPICAL ABSCESS
9. If drainage does not occur when treating a patient with a Periapical abscess, what do you do?
WARM SALINE SOLUTION FOR 10 MINUTES EVERY 2 HOURS
10. What disease of the teeth does a patient have a bad taste in the mouth?
NECROTIZING ULCERATIVE GINGIVITIS (NUG)
11. What disease of the teeth does a patient have if they complain of an uneven bite and itching of the gums?
PERIODONTITIS
12. The symptoms and signs for periodontal abscess are similar to?
PERIAPICAL ABSCESS
13. What disease of the teeth does a patient have if they complain of difficulty in opening in the mouth?
PERICORNITIS
14. When you do an examination you observe that a patient has pericornititis you instruct them to rinse with warm saline solution every ______ hours.
2
15. When does Postextraction hemorrhage occur?
FEW HOURS TO SEVERAL DAYS AFTER EXTRACTION
16. Postextraction alveolar osteitis is also referred as?
DRY SOCKET
17. To treat post extraction alveolar osteitis, what type of dental material do you place in the tooth socket?
IODOFORM GAUZE WITH EUGENOL
18. Tooth fractures are classified into how many different types?
FOUR
19. What type of tooth fracture does a patient have if they have no pulp exposure?
TYPE II
20. What type of tooth fracture does a patient have if they have bleeding from the crown fracture?
TYPE III
21. With what dental material will you use to treat TYPE I fracture?
CAVITY VARNISH
22. To immobilize a fractured area what type of bandage do you use?
ELASTIC