Tag: Dental

wisdom tooth

Why third molar called as Wisdom tooth

The third molars have been called “teeth of wisdom” since the seventeenth century and simply “wisdom wheels” since the nineteenth century. Third molars usually appear much later than other teeth, usually between the ages of 17 and 25 when a person reaches adulthood. It is generally thought among linguists that

Cold Sore: Causes, Treatments, Complecation, and More

Cold sore also called fever blisters is a common viral infection. They are tiny, fluid-filled blisters on and around your lips. These blisters are often grouped together in patches. After the blisters break, a crust forms over the resulting sore. Cold sores usually heal in two to four weeks without

oral thrush

Oral thrush or Oral Candidiasis – fungal infection of mouth

Oral thrush or oral candidiasis is a common oral problem caused by a fungus named Candida albicans. It is a normal organism of mouth but sometimes when it gets favorable environment it accumulates and presents symptoms. In patients suffering from it, creamy white patches, usually on inner cheek and tongue

Dental Implant-related complications and failures

There are many patients who experience much success with endosseous (within bone) dental implants. Despite the long life of dental implants, some implant-related complications do occur, which can be grouped as Biological, Technical and Esthetic. Indications and contraindication of dental implants Here we will discuss the implant-related complications 1-Biological complications