A disproportionately large or abnormally wide tongue - macroglossia, as a rule, occurs in children and is considered a fairly rare anomaly. Macroglossia usually means prolonged painless enlargement of the tongue.
A deep bite associated with improper closing of the teeth can adversely affect the function of chewing, speech, lead to increased abrasion of the enamel coating, etc. With some degrees of such a violation, treatment should be mandatory.
Hairy leukoplakia is in no way associated with hair growth on the surface of the skin, but is a disease of the mucous membranes in which the pathological areas are covered with filiform white villi, noticeable only after histological examination.
Deep caries does not appear suddenly, but is the result of ignoring the destruction of the tooth, starting with slightly visible changes in the enamel, the formation of a hollow, and its deepening into hard layers - dentin.
Caries is a slow process of destruction of the hard layers, and deep - its last stage, in which the lesions reached great depth and they are separated from the pulp only a thin layer of bone tissue - dentin.
Dental implantation is gaining popularity with each passing day among different population groups. This is due to the fact that this method of teeth replacement is quite reliable, because it was invented a few dozen years ago.
The oral cavity is the protective barrier of the whole organism. In it the greatest variety of microflora is concentrated. It includes bacteria, viruses, fungi, which in their way of life can be obligate (permanent inhabitants of the oral cavity) and optional (conditionally-pathogenic).