OROFACIAL INFECTION IN CHILDREN | PPT

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OROFACIAL INFECTION IN CHILDREN | PPT

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OROFACIAL   INFECTION
IN
CHILDREN

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PROGRESS OF INFECTION

May spread owing the wide marrow space

May involve buds of permanent teeth, as in brown discoloration of enamel produced in chronic infection (Turner ’s hypoplasia)

Can also cause complete destruction of permanent tooth germs.

May reach growth centre of jaw.

May produce cellulitis & abscess formation.

FACTORS INFLUENCING THE SPREAD OF INFECTION

State of microorganism

Host & its environment

Disturbance to the delicate balance b/w oral microflora & host resistant

Anatomical factors

COMMON MENIFESTATION OF INFECTION

Fever

General malaise, nausea & vomiting

Increase in white blood count, especially neutrophil

Dehydration due to loss of water

Other signs & symptoms of systemic involvement.  

BACTERIAL  INFECTION

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