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What to do if the gingiva is inflamed and hurts near the wisdom tooth

What to do if the gingiva is inflamed and hurts near the wisdom tooth

The jaw of modern humans is 10-12 mm smaller than that of the ancient inhabitants of the Earth, since the chewing load on it has decreased because of the transition to softer, thermally processed food during evolution. Therefore, the wisdom teeth, located last in the dentition, lost their c...

Removal of retinas and other atypical complex extractions

Removal of retinas and other atypical complex extractions

Complex extraction of teeth is a dental manipulation, in which tooth extraction is performed using non-standard tools or other methods. The following situations are considered to be a difficult removal: tooth extraction with disconnection of divergent or curved roots; if the crown ...

Modern dental restorative materials

Modern dental restorative materials

Filling is the process of restoring a tooth with anatomical features in mind. In the modern world, technologies allow to take into account the color, structure and transparency of the surface. For this procedure in dentistry, specialized restorative or restoration materials are used. They a...

A stab in the gum - is it painful and scary?

A stab in the gum - is it painful and scary?

At a dentist's appointment, the patient always wants to avoid any pain in treatment, this will help the most common injection in the gums with a medical syringe. The introduction of local anesthesia in this way is practiced in both dental treatment and removal. Typically, patients are injec...

Causes, symptoms, treatment and consequences of tooth dislocation

Causes, symptoms, treatment and consequences of tooth dislocation

Quite often, patients turn to dentists with a problem such as a tooth dislocation. What is this form of injury? When the dislocation occurs, the position of the tooth is changed and its displacement from the alveolar cavity, in addition, the connective tissue is damaged. In medicine, there ...

What is gnathology and what are the tasks facing the dentist-gnatologist?

What is gnathology and what are the tasks facing the dentist-gnatologist?

Gnathology( the science of the jaws) is a vast teaching. We are talking about the morphology and physiology of the orofacial system, studying the relationship between the structure and function of the tissues and organs of the dentoalveolar system. This area of ​​dentistry performs a search...

Fracture of the root and crown of the tooth: causes, symptoms, treatment

Fracture of the root and crown of the tooth: causes, symptoms, treatment

Among the injuries that can occur with the teeth, a special place is occupied by fractures. Moreover, there are several varieties of dental fractures - in the root, crown, or both. As a result, the injured tooth loses its immobility and changes its position relative to other incisors. If th...

What causes tooth trauma: classification, symptoms, treatment

What causes tooth trauma: classification, symptoms, treatment

Certain provoking factors can result in a tooth injury, which, depending on the complexity of the particular case, is a violation of the integrity of the tooth itself and( or) the tissues that are located next to it. In some cases, its functionality may be completely lost. Contents ...

Fracture of the upper jaw: classification by Le Fort, symptoms, treatment

Fracture of the upper jaw: classification by Le Fort, symptoms, treatment

Unlike fracture of the mandibular fracture of the upper jaw for its occurrence requires a much greater effort. For example, it could be a kick with a hoof or a brass knuckle. The cause of the injury can also be: transport wreck; industrial injury; sports injury; banal beat...

Causes, symptoms and treatment of fractures of the lower jaw

Causes, symptoms and treatment of fractures of the lower jaw

Fracture of the lower jaw is a violation of the integrity of the bone for any reason. Often this is due to mechanical effects, is somewhat less likely to result from the development of common diseases. This problem occurs more often in males. Contents Classification and types o...