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jueves, 1 de diciembre de 2022

Molar incisor hypomineralisation: Definition, diagnosis and clinical management

Molar incisor hypomineralisation

Molar incisor hypomineralization is a development defect of dental enamel, and affects the aesthetics of the tooth and generates sensitivity and a high degree of enamel fracture, in addition to a high risk of caries.

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The molar or incisor affected by hypomineralization presents a white/yellow color, and with an enamel susceptible to fracture. There are mild and severe cases, which is why an early diagnosis is important to avoid tooth loss.

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We share an article that teaches us what is the clinical management of molar incisor hypomineralization (MIH), differential diagnosis and treatment in mild and severe cases in children.

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Daly D, Waldron JM. Molar incisor hypomineralisation: clinical management of the young patient. J Ir Dent Assoc. 2009 Apr-May;55(2):83-6. PMID: 19455847.

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lunes, 21 de noviembre de 2022

How to treat anaphylaxis in children? - Clinical manifestations and treatment

anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis is a severe and life-threatening allergic reaction in response to an allergen. The response is diverse and can range from skin manifestations to cardiovascular or respiratory disorders.

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The clinical picture must be recognized in order to take immediate action and avoid serious consequences. In dentistry, a picture of anaphylaxis may occur due to contact with a drug or an allergenic agent such as latex.

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We share important information about the clinical picture of anaphylaxis, the preventive attitude and the appropriate treatment for a pediatric patient in dentistry.

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Cheng A. Emergency treatment of anaphylaxis in infants and children. Paediatr Child Health. 2011 Jan;16(1):35-40. PMID: 22211074; PMCID: PMC3043023.

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miércoles, 9 de noviembre de 2022

Frequent oral pathologies in the newborn - Diagnosis and treatment (cysts, infections, tumors)

oral-pathology

The newborn can present a series of pathologies that must be detected in time for early treatment. Sometimes the obstetrician or pediatrician does not recognize oral alterations, so evaluation by a pediatric dentist is important.

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Some of the pathologies can cause limitations in feeding and in the development of the baby, so it is necessary to explain and guide the parents about the alterations found, the repercussions and the appropriate treatment.

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The video that we share details the most common oral pathologies in neonates, detailing their etiology, clinical characteristics, diagnosis and treatment.

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martes, 25 de octubre de 2022

Dental abscess, facial cellulitis and Ludwig's Angina in a pediatric patient - Diagnosis and treatment - Free scientific articles, videos and clinical cases

Odontogenic Infection

Infections of odontogenic origin in children are the main cause of dental emergencies. Treatment must be immediate to prevent the infection from advancing and endangering the patient's life.

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Depending on the severity, the patient may receive hospital care and admission. Some of the infectious manifestations of odontogenic origin can be: abscesses and cellulitis.

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We share a complete list of clinical cases, scientific articles, videos on the diagnosis, surgical and pharmacological treatment of odontogenic infections in pediatric patients.


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lunes, 10 de octubre de 2022

Hereditary Gingival Fibromatosis in a pediatric patient - Characteristics and treatment

Hereditary Gingival Fibromatosis

Hereditary gingival fibromatosis is a rare, benign, genetic disorder characterized by progressive enlargement of the gingival tissue. It has no symptoms and can be generalized or localized.

The increase in the gum prevents or delays the eruption of primary or permanent teeth, also affects the aesthetics of the patient, generating diastemas and dental malposition. Treatment is surgical removal of the gingival tissue.

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We share the clinical case report of a pediatric patient with hereditary gingival fibromatosis, the clinical and histological characteristics, diagnosis and treatment are addressed.

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Cunha JLS, Ramos MACDC, Regis DM, Sanchéz-Romero C, de Andrade ME, Bezerra BT, de Albuquerque-Júnior RLC. Generalized hereditary gingival fibromatosis in a child: clinical, histopathological and therapeutic aspects. Autops Case Rep. 2020 Jan 21;10(1):e2020140.

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viernes, 7 de octubre de 2022

Appropriate use of antibiotics in pediatric dentistry

Pharmacology

Antibiotics are used worldwide for the effective control of infectious processes, and are widely used in pediatric dentistry today. The prescription of antibiotics must be responsible to avoid bacterial resistance.

A high incidence of secondary effects and adverse reactions has been documented due to the excessive and unjustified use of antibiotics in pediatric dentistry. It is important that the pediatric dentist performs a complete clinical history and knows the antibiotic that is going to be prescribed.

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We share the study that was carried out with the objective of determining the misuse and consequences of the imprudent prescription of antibiotics in pediatric dentistry.

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Aidasani B, Solanki M, Khetarpal S, Ravi Pratap S. Antibiotics: their use and misuse in paediatric dentistry. A systematic review. Eur J Paediatr Dent. 2019 Jun;20(2):133-138.

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martes, 4 de octubre de 2022

Local Anesthetics Allergies in Children

Dental Anesthesia

Local anesthetics are used to block nerve impulses and temporarily eliminate sensitivity during dental procedures, thus reducing the patient's stress and anxiety.

Allergic reactions can be serious (anaphylaxis), even putting the patient's life at risk, but they can also present dizziness, nausea, hives, itching, angioedema.

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We share the results of a study on allergic manifestations in pediatric patients with a history of atopy.

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Duyuler Ayçin G. Local Anesthetics Allergies in Children. Iran J Pediatr.30(1):e98213. doi: 10.5812/ijp.98213.

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jueves, 29 de septiembre de 2022

Molar-Incisor Hypomineralisation: Clinical Manifestations and Treatment

Molar-Incisor Hypomineralisation

Clinically, Molar Incisor Hypomineralization is characterized by presenting a dental piece with an enamel that fractures easily and of various colors that vary between yellow, brown and white. The causes are unknown but it is related to external and pharmacological factors.

The patient presents sensitivity, pain on chewing, high risk of caries. Other abnormalities such as fluorosis and enamel hypoplasia should be ruled out.

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We share a complete article on the factors, clinical manifestations, diagnosis and management of Molar Incisor Hypomineralization.

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Joëlle A.Dulla Hendrik Meyer-Lückel. Molar-incisor hypomineralisation: narrative review on aetiology, epidemiology, diagnostics, and treatment decision. SWISS DENTAL JOURNAL SSO VOL 131 11 P2021


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jueves, 22 de septiembre de 2022

Stainless Steel Crowns: Types, procedure and techniques

Stainless Steel Crowns

Oral rehabilitation in a pediatric patient becomes a challenge for the pediatric dentist, because he must take into account the management of the patient's behavior and perform a treatment that takes the least number of appointments.

Steel crowns become the best alternative to restore primary molars that are affected by advanced caries until their natural exfoliation. For anterior teeth, the use of resins or zirconia crowns is recommended.

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We share the benefits, types of crowns, procedures and techniques of stainless steel crowns for rehabilitation in pediatric dentistry.

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Arunima, Ahuja V. Crowns for paediatric teeth: Stainless steel crown. J Dent Panacea 2021;3(1):20-25.

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sábado, 17 de septiembre de 2022

Bionator Appliance: Objectives, Indications, Advantages and Disadvantages

Orthodontics

The Bionator is a functional appliance created by Balters, and is used to treat Class II Division 1, Class III malocclusions and open bites. It is also used in patients with temporomandibular disorders.

The Bionator must be used for a long time by the patient, in this way we can observe satisfactory results. One of the advantages is that it is a comfortable functional device for the patient.

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jueves, 15 de septiembre de 2022

Ankyloglossia in infants - Diagnosis and surgical protocol

Oral Surgery

Ankyloglossia is characterized by a short lingual frenulum that limits the mobility of the tongue. This congenital anomaly causes difficulties in breastfeeding and speech problems in the future.

There are several signs and symptoms that we must be aware of, such as: long-term breastfeeding, straining of the infant, pain in the mother's nipple. Treatment for ankyloglossia is outpatient surgery with local anesthesia.

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We share the signs and symptoms for a correct diagnosis of ankyloglossia in infants and the surgical aspects of its treatment.

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Parri Ferrandis FJ. Ankyloglossia in infants: surgical aspects. Cir Pediatr. 2021 Apr 1;34(2):59-62. English, Spanish. PMID: 33826256.


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sábado, 10 de septiembre de 2022

Correct use of analgesics and anti-inflammatories in pediatric dentistry - Indications and secondary effects

Pharmacology

Analgesics and anti-inflammatories, together with antibiotics, are the drugs most used in dentistry. Analgesics are used to reduce and control pain, and anti-inflammatories prevent and reduce inflammatory processes.

The professional must know the properties and protocols of all the drugs that he is going to prescribe. In the same way he must prevent and control unwanted side effects.

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We share an article that updates the correct prescription of analgesics and anti-inflammatories, and reports on contraindications and unwanted side effects of drugs.

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Lupșe, Irina & Muntean, Alexandrina & Chiș, Ioana-Andreea & Daniliuc, Anca-Ioana & Ghergie, Mircea. (2021). ANTI-INFLAMMATORIES AND ANALGESICS IN PAEDIATRIC DENTISTRY. Romanian Journal of Stomatology. 67. 71-75. 10.37897/RJS.2021.2.1.


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jueves, 8 de septiembre de 2022

Dental pain in pediatric dentistry - Assessment tools

Pediatric Dentistry

Dental pain interferes with the patient's quality of life, and is usually caused by caries, but can also be caused by trauma. The control of dental pain in pediatric dentistry is considered a challenge for the operator.

Clinical and radiographic evaluation is essential to determine the origin of the pain, which may be of dental origin or of the adjacent structures. Currently there are instruments that help us assess dental pain in children.

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Common alterations of the infant's oral cavity

Pediatric Dentistry

The oral cavity of the newborn presents alterations that are sometimes difficult to detect by the obstetrician or pediatrician. Some of the abnormalities may go away but others need professional evaluation and treatment.

Professionals who are related to the health of the newborn must know the characteristics of the oral cavity to determine and diagnose any type of alteration that may occur.

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We share the causes, characteristics, diagnosis, consequences and treatment of the different alterations that affect the cavity of the infant.

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Step-by-step Procedure Manual on Atraumatic Restorative Treatment

Atraumatic Restorative Treatment

Atraumatic restorative treatment is a procedure that removes carious tissue from teeth using only hand instruments. This procedure is performed when patients live in areas where basic services are lacking.

To perform a correct caries removal technique, it is essential to know the instruments and the handling of the restoration material. Glass ionomer is the material of choice to restore carious teeth.

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The manual that we share offers us several tips on atraumatic restorative treatment, such as the caries removal procedure and handling of the restoration material.

ART


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Holmgren CJ, Roux D, Doméjean S. Traitement restaurateur atraumatique (ART). Une approche a minima de la prise en charge des lésions carieuses. Réalités Cliniques 2011; 22: 245–256.

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Management of antibiotics in odontogenic infections in pediatric dentistry

Pharmacology

Odontogenic infections in children spread rapidly in various areas of the head and neck. That is why it is important for the specialist to take immediate action to avoid putting the patient's life at risk.

Antibiotic treatment in pediatric dentistry should be carried out taking into account the pharmacodynamic characteristics of the pediatric patient. The pediatric dentist must know the drug and the recommended doses to avoid adverse reactions or resistance.

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