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Hepatitis C- Dental Treatment

Hepatitits C HCV can be transmitted through a percutaneous injury (such as a needlestick or cut with a sharp object) or contact between mucous membranes or non-intact skin with blood, tissue, or other bodily fluids. Although there is no vaccine for HCV, current treatment regimens can cure more than 90% of cases. Current “interferon sparing” […]

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Infective Endocarditis-Dental Management

References: The Medical Manual, Dr Ra’ed Salma ADA (American Dental Association) NICE (National Institute of Clinical Excellence / UK & Ireland) ADA (American Diabetic Association) ISH (International Society of Hypertension) WHO (World Health Organization) AHA (American Heart Association) Resuscitation Council / UK Royal Colleges of Surgeons (RCSL, RCSE, RCSG, RCSI) Center of Disease Control / […]

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Dental Treatment in Heart Disease-Quick Guide

References: The Medical Manual, Dr Ra’ed Salma ADA (American Dental Association) NICE (National Institute of Clinical Excellence / UK & Ireland) ADA (American Diabetic Association) ISH (International Society of Hypertension) WHO (World Health Organization) AHA (American Heart Association) Resuscitation Council / UK Royal Colleges of Surgeons (RCSL, RCSE, RCSG, RCSI) Center of Disease Control / […]

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Facts of Sedation & GA for Dental Treatment

Facts of Sedation & GA for Dental Treatment Dental treatment is been related to phobia, anxiety and fear of complications in the minds of patients. No doubt there are real clinical situations requiring modality more than use of local anesthesia to relieve pain while dental treatment.  But, in the recent past nitrous oxide-oxygen sedation and […]

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Natal and Neonatal Teeth

Parents of two months baby reported with the complaint of infant’s continuous crying, refusal to suck milk and an ulcer on the tongue for the past 15 days. Parents noticed two mobile teeth in the lower jaw since birth. So these teeth could be Natal and neonatal teeth    Natal and Neonatal Teeth Natal teeth […]