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Tooth diseases

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Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease

Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease Category: Bone, Joint and Muscle Health Topic: Muscle and Tendon Problems Send by email View as PDF Send by post Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease is a hereditary disorder marked by slowly progressive muscle weakness in the feet, lower legs, hands and forearms, and a mild loss of sensation in limbs, fingers, and toes

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Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease - myDr.com.au

Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease is a hereditary disorder marked by slowly progressive muscle weakness in the feet, lower legs, hands and forearms, and a mild loss of sensation in limbs, fingers, and toes.

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Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT) - Better Health Channel

Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease is the most common inherited disorder affecting the peripheral nervous system.

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Tooth decay and gum disease

Tooth decay and gum disease are the 2 main types of dental disease, but good oral hygiene can prevent them both.

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Dental conditions during pregnancy - myDr.com.au

Pregnancy can trigger oral health problems such as gingivitis, pregnancy epulis (pregancy granuloma) and tooth decay.

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Granuloma faciale - ACD

Granuloma faciale is a rare benign skin condition, characterised by single or multiple erythematous (red) papules, plaques or nodules. This condition is more common in males and, as the name suggests, most frequently affects facial areas.

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Pulpotomies

A pulpotomy involves removing the part of the dental nerve (or pulp) in the crown of the tooth.

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Dental hygiene (proper brushing and flossing techniques) | myVMC

Developing good dental hygiene is extremely important in fighting against dental problems such as dental caries, gum disease and halitosis, which are mostly the result of an accumulation of dental plaque and dental calculus

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Psoriasis (itchy skin) information | myVMC

Psoriasis is a common, chronic, skin disease cause by the immune system attacking the skin. Symtoms are red, scaly patches or plaques on the skin.

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Wisdom teeth - Better Health Channel

Wisdom teeth that may cause problems are best taken out sooner rather than later.

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