Many treatment options are available for management of flare-ups
Dental and Orofacial Pain
Pain from flare-ups is a multifactorial issue.
No relationship in post op pain and type of intracanal medicament used.
No relationship in post op pain and type of irrigant used.
Etiology of barodontalgia is most often due to chronic pulpitis.
The rate of persistent tooth pain for 6 months after any endodontic therapy is about 5%.
Identifies possible risk factors of patients who may experience PO pain. Even if therapy deemed successful.
Treatment will involve physician, but initial diagnosis may involve dental practitioners.
May be something else to look for if the a patient presents with pain in an edentulous area-authors state even in cases where pain wasn’t completely eradicated it reduced the levels of medications required to control the pain.
Purpose: Discuss neuropathic pain causes and mechanisms Results: Neuropathic pain described as pain initiated or caused by a primary lesion or dysfunction in the nervous system. Summarizes neuropathic pain conditions frequently seen in dental offices. –Neuropathic orofacial pain – Spontaneous pain that is unprovoked, cannot be treated with conventional analgesics or opiods –Pathophysiology – change …