Management of Oro-dental Pain

  • Amarender Vadivelu


Pain arising in the oral tissues can cause considerable discomfort and interfere with oral function. The teeth are primarily important for mastication of food, and the mouth is the first part of the gastrointestinal tract to initiate digestion process. Other functions of the teeth include facilitating speech, swallowing, and contributing to aesthetics which in turn instills a sense of self-esteem and confidence.


Periodontal Disease Dental Caries Trigeminal Neuralgia Dental Pulp Otitis Externa 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Amarender Vadivelu
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  1. 1.Faculty of Dental SciencesSri Ramachandra UniversityChennaiIndia

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