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• Used to assist with developing the “due to” portion
of the DH DX and the plan of action
• Allows for clear communication with the patient,
other dental healthcare providers and insurance
companies.
• Legal documentation
• Aids in forensic investigation
• Documentation for audits
• Record of dental needs both met and ongoing

Comprehensive Examination of the dentition

2

Comprehensive Examination of the dentition coveres 6 things

1. Anomalies in the number of teeth
2. Anomalies of dental tissue
3. Acquired tooth damage
4. Restorations
5. Conditions
6. Occlusion

3

** Gemination is

Tooth splitting from the base into 2 on occlusiom

4

Hutchininsons incisors are from what condition

Syphillis

5

Talon Cusp will typically be found on an posterior or anterior tooth or lateral incisor or any of the above??

Anterior tooth or lateral incisor

6

What condition is caused by grinding and clenching

Attrition

7

What condition is caused by brushing or mechanical stress

Abrasion

8

Flexure and clenching and gridning and brushing all mixed together can cause a Dental ___

Abfraction

9

You will see recurrent caries

around restorations or margins

10

No progression/no active caries

Arrested Caries