Immediate implant supported prosthodontic treatment of the edentulous jaw with additional implant stabilization
CONCLUSION: Splinting of the compact walls of the mandible using a customized structure optimized stabilization of the Trefoil prosthetic construction on porous bone (type IV) following extraction of teeth and placement of implants. Clinical testing of the reported method confirmed its viability for dental rehabilitation of elderly patients and proved its ability to provide a good quality of life by creating stable implant prostheses with high functionality.PMID:35319496 (Source: Stomatologija)
Source: Stomatologija - March 23, 2022 Category: Dentistry Authors: Roman А Rozov Source Type: research
Could saliva play a role in controlling the Covid-19 pandemic?
Stomatologija. 2021;23(3):75-79.ABSTRACTThe pneumonia outbreak observed in Wuhan, China, in December 2019 evolved into a general multi-system infection. This is attributed to a virus, from coronaviruses, the SARS-CoV-2 or 2019-nCoV the increased transmissibility of which lead to a spread across the world and the subsequent declaration of a pandemic. Saliva and in particular saliva droplets of different density play a significant role in the Covid-19 infection spread and contamination of the general population, leading to the development of severe acute respiratory syndrome in affected patients.PMID:35319497 (Source: Stomatologija)
Source: Stomatologija - March 23, 2022 Category: Dentistry Authors: Anna Papadopoulou Despina Tounta Christina Tesseromatis Source Type: research
Knowledge, attitude and practice of dental house surgeons and undergraduate students towards radiation safety and protection: A questionnaire based survey
CONCLUSION: Dental students must be educated regarding radiation safety and protection before they commense work as independent practitioners for the protection of their patients, the environment and themselves.PMID:35319498 (Source: Stomatologija)
Source: Stomatologija - March 23, 2022 Category: Dentistry Authors: Kirthana Muthu A/P Shanmugam Ananya Madiyal Supriya Bhat Siti Dzulaikha Amalina Binti Jelani Source Type: research
Is there an association with Wilson's disease and multiple tongue dysplasia lesions and in situ carcinoma? A case-report based literature review
We present a case of a 33 year old man who was treated in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki with multiple dysplasia lesions and an in situ carcinoma of the tongue, which is to our knowledge the first case report of oral lesions to a patient with WD. Literature is reviewed on copper levels on patients with head and neck cancer, and on chelation agents and their effect on cancer cells.PMID:35319499 (Source: Stomatologija)
Source: Stomatologija - March 23, 2022 Category: Dentistry Authors: Dimitris Tatsis Aggeliki Baliaka Konstantinos Antoniades Source Type: research
Canalicular adenoma of minor salivary gland. Report of a case and a brief review of the literature
Stomatologija. 2021;23(3):90-92.ABSTRACTWe refer a case report of a canalicular adenoma of minor salivary gland, located at the submucosal region of the upper lip. The patients' clinical state was thoroughly studied, along with the histopathological findings. The surgical excision was the treatment of choice. Numerous histogenesis theories and the appropriate tumor treatment are mentioned, being always in accordance with the relative literature. Canalicular adenoma of minor salivary gland is a rare oral mucosa lesion. The differential diagnosis among many oral swellings is interesting. The surgical excision is the treatmen...
Source: Stomatologija - March 23, 2022 Category: Dentistry Authors: Karakostas Panagiotis Matiakis Apostolos Anagnostou Eleftherios Poulopoulos Athanasios Source Type: research