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Trigeminal nerve
5th cranial nerve, largest nerve and is a mixed nerve.
Sensory
receives and perceives sensations
Motor
produces or affects movement
Artery
carries blood away from the heart
Vein
carrie blood to the heart
Anesthesia
gives loss of feeling without loss of consciousness
Topical
placement of gell or liquid put causes surface to be numb
Inflitration
injected into tissue. used on Maxillary. loss of feeling in immediate area.
Block
injection into large area of nerve endings. used on mandibular teeth.
General anesthesia
absense of sensation due to loss of consciousness
Inhalation
breathing in an anesthetic medication
Paresthesia
a numbness or tingling that can occur after anesthesia has worn off
Vasoconstrictor
causes rise in blood pressure
Epinephrine
drug that causes vasoconstriction in blood vessels
Bacteria
1 celled plant like MO's
Droplet Infection
airborne. carried through air
Indirect Infection
improper handling of materials
Contact Infection
transmitted through saliva,blood, mucous
Carrier Infection
exchange of disease direct or indirect with infected person
Asepsis
free from germs
Disinfection
application of chemicals to eliminate germs
Sterilization
destroying all forms of MO's
Autoclave
sterilization by steam under pressure
Cold Sterilization
tank with chemicals to disinfect and sterilize
Ultrasonic cleaner
device that gets rid of debris. used before sterilization