THEORY II REVIEW FINAL!!

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jackiedh
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THEORY II REVIEW FINAL!!
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2011-04-30 17:29:26
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  1. which factor is the ACTUAL CAUSE of a disease or condition?
    etiologic factor (that "eITIOT", he is why hit happened!)
  2. dental biofilm is the primary ________ factor in the development of perio and gingival disease.
    ETIOLOGIC (CAUSE)
  3. what is a factor that renders a person SUSCEPTIBLE to a disease or condition?
    predisposing factor
  4. what is a factor that lends assistance to SUPPLEMENTS or ADDS to a condition or disease?
    contributing factor
  5. what is an exposure that INCREASES the PROBABILITY that a disease will occur?
    risk factor (its "probably" a "risky" thing to do)
  6. what is a factor in the IMMEDIATE environment of the oral cavity or in the environment of the teeth or periodontium?
    local factor
  7. which factor results from or is INFLUENCED by a GENERAL physical or mental disease or condition?
    systemic condition
  8. what three drugs can cause induced gingival enlargement?
    • phenytoin (seizures)
    • cyclosporine (immunosuppressant for organ transplant)
    • nifedipine (angina and ventricular arrhythmias)
  9. what are two categories of systemic conditions that affect the periodontium? 2
    • osteoporosis: perio disease
    • psychosocial factors: NUG

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