What You Need To Know About Cavitation

12 Jun

The majority of individuals who have undergone through a tooth extraction process tend to have phantom pain. In most cases, they might feel the pain in the tooth adjacent to the extraction region.  Even with the help of technology such as MRIs, X-rays, and CAT scans, professionals are still unable to identify the cause of the pain, and the general assumption is always nerve damage. While the idea of cavitation has been in the dentistry field for many years, many dentists are not conversant with the disease, and they don’t know how to cure the disease.

What is Cavitation?

cavitation diagramCavitation is the hole left in the bone, usually the gap that remains once a tooth is extracted. It might be caused by the latest removal or one that was done a few years ago. However, cavitation is mostly brought by the extraction site that didn’t heal well.

How do Cavitations Occur?

Wrong cleaning of the removal region can lead to cavitation. The work of the ligaments is to hold the teeth in the sockets. When these tissues are not taken out during the tooth removal process, the bone will not be filled well, and this will leave a gap in the bone in the jaw region. Once this occurs, the healing procedure is interrupted, and cavitation occurs.

Why are Cavitations Dangerous?

The cavitation holes can trigger the flourishing of bacteria that can release debilitating toxins.  According to the recent findings, the toxins tend to be extremely neurotoxic, which implies that they can impair the normal functioning of important body systems. The harmful toxins achieve this by deterring the absorption of proteins and enzymes hence disturbing the functions of cellular. This process will contribute to, or induce some diseases.

Any contamination in your mouth must be taken seriously since the space between the brain, and the infection is too small. Cavitation can cause osteonecrosis or dead bone substances in the jaw. People with this condition will suffer from nerve pains in the face, head and head, and even in the whole body.

How Can You Prevent Cavitations?

Preventing cavitation comprises the removal or proper modification of initiating, predisposing, and risk factors. There are modern equipment, items and innovative application that might enhance the prevention and cure process and improve the bone regeneration procedure.  Numerous questions remain unanswered, and more studies are conducted to perfect the prevention and treatment of cavitation. Many people are getting relief from systemic and local signs, ailments and pain through surgical cure of cavitation.

What to do When You Have a Cavitation

An ideal cure for this condition is surgery. This process aims to clear all dead materials left during the extraction of the tooth. The process cleanses and disinfects the affected areas. Talk to Dr. Trevelin  if you want to know more about cavitations – 619-359-6569.

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