Post-operative complications after extraction of impacted lower third molar

Maksimov, Zlatko and Miteva, Aleksandra and Dimova, Cena (2018) Post-operative complications after extraction of impacted lower third molar. In: Digital vs Analogical in Dental Medicine- First International Students Congress in Dental Medicine - 2018, 28-29 March 2018, Stip, Macedonia.

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Abstract Introduction.Complications that can occur after wisdom tooth extraction can significantly impair quality of life and also prolong the healing period after the extraction. Aim. The main aim was to determine how the surgical removal of impacted lower third molar affects the postoperative healing and qualityof life. Determination of the most common complications that impair healing and quality of life was done. Material and method.To realize the aim, 10 subjects aged were included. In order to observe the most common complications of the subjects were called for checkup. Among subjects check-ups were performed in the first, second, seventh and tenth day after the intervention. During the examination by the subjects noted the presence of pain, bleeding, discomfort, difficulty in opening of the mouth, swelling and redness. Results. The largest number of respondents aged 18-22 years. The most common complications occurred in the first day were postoperative pain, followed by trismus, then postoperative appearance of swelling and finally bleeding. In a study observed that as time passes the number of persons who are present complications decreases. Conclusion. Based on the collected data and subsequent analysis can be concluded that because of the high incidence of complications, they affect the daily life and hence a violation of the quality of life of people. Keywords Impacted lower third molars, quality of life, oral quality of life, postoperative complications.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Speech)
Subjects: Medical and Health Sciences > Basic medicine
Medical and Health Sciences > Clinical medicine
Medical and Health Sciences > Health sciences
Medical and Health Sciences > Other medical sciences
Divisions: Faculty of Medical Science
Depositing User: Cena Dimova
Date Deposited: 02 May 2018 11:28
Last Modified: 02 May 2018 11:28

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