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==Dentoalveolar Injuries==
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==Types==
#[[Tooth Fracture]]
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{{Template:Dental Problems DDX}}
#[[Tooth Subluxation]]
 
#[[Tooth Avulsion]]
 
#[[Bleeding Dental Socket]]
 
  
== Odontogenic Infections ==
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{{Maxillofacial trauma DDX}}
#[[Dental Caries (Pulpitis)]]
 
  
#[[Periapical Abcess]]
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{{Facial swelling DDX}}
  
=== [[Trench Mouth (Acute Necrotizing Ulcerative Gingivitis)]] ===
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==See Also==
====Background====
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*[[Dental numbers]]
#Severe gingival disease
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*[[Maxillofacial trauma]]
#Must distinguish from herpes gingivostomatitis
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*[[Diagnoses by Body Part (Main)]]
##Herpes has more systemic signs, less bleeding, lack of interdental papilla involvement
 
#Associated with immunosuppression, especially HIV
 
====Clinical Features====
 
#Triad of:
 
##Pain
 
##Ulcerated or "punched out" interdental papillae
 
##Gingival bleeding
 
#Secondary signs:
 
##Fetid breath
 
##"Wooden teeth" feeling
 
##Teeth mobility
 
##Fever
 
##Malaise
 
====Treatment====
 
#Chlorhexidine 0.01% oral rinse BID
 
#Metronidazole 500mg PO TID
 
#Dental debridement and scaling
 
  
==See Also==
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==References==
*[[Acute Alveolar Osteitis (Dry Socket)]]
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<references/>
*[[Dental Numbers]]
 
  
 
[[Category:ENT]]
 
[[Category:ENT]]
 
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[[Category:ID]]
== Source ==
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[[Category:Trauma]]
*ER Atlas
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[[Category:Symptoms]]
*Tintinalli
 
*UpToDate
 

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