Extraction Complications: Tips & Tricks To Get Out Of Trouble!
The veterinarian will learn how to avoid tooth extraction complications and treat the complication when it occurs. Learning objectives for this lecture include knowing surgical and non-surgical methods to treat complications associated with tooth extraction including retained roots, root displacement into the mandibular canal and nasal cavity, iatrogenic fracture of the mandible, delayed wound healing following tooth extraction, bone sequestrum, and tooth elevator fragmentation. A case-based format will be used to present these complications including etiology and methods that could have prevented the complication.
- be able to avoid fracturing tooth roots
- be able to avoid displacing tooth roots into the nasal cavity
- be able to avoid displacing tooth roots into the mandibular canal
- be able to avoid iatrogenic jaw fracture