Ankyloglossia or commonly known as Tongue-tie is a congenital oral anomaly. This condition usually decreases the free movement of the tongue. There is a thick and short frenulum typically in these cases. Tongue-tied patients have a different degree of severity. Normal Tongue movement is important in [ + ]
A handsome young male patient in his late twenties approached us at Richardsons Dental and Craniofacial Hospital, Nagercoil in the month of monsoon with the history of congenital cleft lip and palate. Multiple surgeries were undergone for the correction of the same since childhood. From [ + ]
This is a case of Hemangioma in the nose area of a 25-year-old young man from Malappuram, Kerala. He had been living with this condition since his birth. The Hemangioma had spread from the nose to the lip and a little bit on [ + ]
Scars give an unpleasant appearance to a certain extent. Most of us try to get rid of them using topical scar vanishing creams. But in most cases, we fail. We at Richardsons Dental and Craniofacial Hospital help you to get rid of your unhealthy scars. [ + ]
In the early weeks of November, a female aged 23 walked into the doors of Richardsons Dental and Craniofacial Hospital, Nagercoil. She had a history of a cleft lip and due to her cleft lip, she had changes in the anatomy of her nose. Traveling [ + ]
Dental implants are bone supported teeth replacements.
What are dental implants?
Implants are titanium screws implanted or threaded into the bone through holes drilled in the bone. Implants act as the root of the replacing tooth.
Who needs dental implants?
Dental implants are an option for replacing lost teeth. [ + ]
A cleft lip is the result of a failure in the fusion of the medial nasal process with the maxillary process to form premaxilla.
Cleft palate is a failure in the fusion of lateral palatine shelves with each other and with nasal septum or premaxilla.
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Dental implants are artificial tooth replacements. Implants are screws resembling the root of a natural tooth and an abutment with the crown represents the crown of a natural tooth. As the root of the tooth is embedded in bone, implant screws are placed in the [ + ]
What is a biopsy?
Sample of tissue taken from the site of abnormality or suspicion for further investigation or microscopic examination. The biopsy is done for the purpose of proper diagnosis.
Uncertain diagnosis with clinical examination
Painless hard swellings
Tumors that gradually increase in size.
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Road traffic accidents are more prevalent these days. It looks miserable to see ourselves in the mirror as a different person after surviving these accidents. Effects of the major vehicle hit accidents can range from minor tooth loss and in severe cases it might be [ + ]