Barodontalgia: Etiology, Features and Prevention

Kini, Prajna V. and Jathanna, Vinod R. and Jathanna, Ramya V. and Shetty, Karthik (2015) Barodontalgia: Etiology, Features and Prevention. Open Journal of Dentistry and Oral Medicine, 3 (2). pp. 35-38.

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Abstract

Barodontalgia is a symptom that reflects a flare up of preexisting sub clinical oral disease. Deep sea divers, Aircrew members and passengers are at increased risk of experiencing barodontalgia due to exposure to increased air pressure. It is important for dentists to understand the etiology and features of barodontalgia in order to prevent it. This article reviews the literature regarding barodontalgia, its etiology, features, and prevention.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Barodontalgia, Tooth Pain, Barotrauma
Subjects: Dentistry > MCODS Mangalore > Conservative Dentistry
Dentistry > MCODS Mangalore > Orthodontics
Depositing User: KMCMLR User
Date Deposited: 20 May 2015 07:19
Last Modified: 20 May 2015 07:19
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/142700

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