You will need
- - dental instruments:
- - x-ray.
In the early stages of periostitis is manifested in the form of a nagging toothache. On the gums near the tooth appear solid sharply painful seal. Swelling becomes severe it spreads to the soft tissues of the face.
Depending on where the tooth, swollen lip, lower eyelid, cheek, or wing of the nose. Besides, increased body temperature is a response to infection, spreading of root canal of the tooth under the periosteum.
The bone rush of protective blood cells – leukocytes that break, forming purulent mass. The pus detaches the periosteum, causing inflammation of surrounding tissues and swelling.
After two or three days gingival mucosa becomes thinner, the pain decreases significantly after the release of the pus stops altogether. Simultaneously, the formation of the protective layer, which explains the thickening of the mucous membrane after the elimination of inflammation.
The flux can be chronic or acute. Abscess in the acute stage is serous inflammation of the periosteum. Palpation is accompanied by severe pain.
Without timely treatment, serous inflammation purulent go into. Of periodontal purulent exudate will penetrate under the periosteum. Body temperature in acute flux may rise up to 38.5 degrees.
Chronic abscess is a sluggish inflammation of the periosteum. The bone in the area of the affected tooth is thickened. The picture shows the x-ray region of the periosteum can be seen layered growths that alternate with foci of resorption.
Running flux can lead to blood poisoning. In addition, the infection can reach the brain and contribute to the development of meningitis or inflammation of the meninges.
As a rule, the treatment of periodontitis involves the removal of the tooth the patient and concomitant therapy.
Advice 2: How to reduce flux
To provoke a flux can root caries, cysts and some other factors. To self-medicate flux is extremely dangerous, as the pus can get into the tissues, causing an abscess. But if the swelling of gums or cheeks appeared in the evening, try to stop the inflammatory process.
Well if you carry antibiotics, take a pill friend drug that you have previously used. Antibacterial drugs are winning purulent inflammation, penetrating not only the gums but also the bone tissue (teeth).
Dissolve in a glass of warm water a teaspoon of baking soda and salt. Rinse your mouth as often as possible, preferably once in 30-60 minutes. Salt helps to relieve swelling, and soda soothes the inflamed gums.
Brew 2 tablespoons of herbs of sage liter of boiling water. Insist on a water bath for about 1 hour, then cool to room temperature. Use the solution for rinsing.
Soak a cotton wool "Maraslavin" and attach to the patient's gums. Every 30 minutes replace the soaked cotton wool on again. Procedure is carried out to relieve pain and swelling.
Take 50 g of vegetable oil and boil on a slow fire. Add 20 g of propolis and wait when the mixture is of a smooth consistency. Place the container in the refrigerator for a few hours. The resulting ointment is applied to the flux 2 times a day.
If inflamed tissue is tender, it is possible that the flux will break. Buy "Efficient" and apply the solution soaked in cotton wool on the gum. "Efficient" is the same iodine, but for local use.
As soon as you will have the opportunity to visit the dentist. Do not place blind hope that folk medicine will save you from a visit to the hospital. After treatment of caries of the flux will pass. In some cases, the tooth must be removed. The decision about treatment is made based on x-rays and dental examination.
Never warm up the flux. Heat can provoke a breakthrough of pus inside the tissue. Also, do not prick sore place.
If a strong increase in body temperature and the appearance of extensive edema, immediately go to the hospital or call an ambulance. The doctor will the treatment of the tooth and flux during the day.
Advice 3: How to treat a gumboil the child at home conditions
Odontogenic abscess, or an abscess, is inflammation of the periosteum, a strong tumor and the occurrence of abscess. When different forms of the disease can present different symptoms: severe malaise, high body temperature, severe pain in the tooth and jaw, redness and inflammation of the cheeks.
Flux in a child
The child the abscess develops much faster than that of an adult. To delay treatment is impossible, but if you have no opportunity to go to the doctor, you can at home to help your child cope with illness and to prevent spread of the tumor. In any case, an accurate diagnosis of your child may provide only specialist, he also needs to prescribe the right treatment.
How to treat abscess in a child folk remedies
If you experience a flux there is a large accumulation of pus and, as a consequence, develops a tumor. To stop the spread of the tumor, it is necessary to apply a rinse infusion of oak bark or sage. Steep 2 tablespoons of sage in half a liter of water, let it brew broth for as long as possible, the resulting broth rinse your mouth at least once in 3 hours. Tincture of sage can help reduce pain for your child and at the initial stage of development, flux and fully cure him.
As one of the options, use the solution to rinse out a couple of drops of iodine, salt and baking soda. To do this, take a teaspoon of salt and baking soda and dissolve them in a glass of warm water, then add a few drops of iodine. Soda can be used as a compress by putting it on cotton wool and dabbing a little.
Also suitable for rinsing tincture of calendula, making take 2 tablespoons of calendula flowers per Cup of water, let stand for about 45-50 minutes. Help your child can cabbage leaf. Boiled for 2 minutes, the sheet put on the sore spot. If your child has had a breakthrough ulcer, rinse your mouth with soda solution and hurry up with a visit to the doctor.
Remember, in any case, you should not do compresses and heat the site of inflammation, as heat will only help the development of microflora and the development of tumors that lead to complications. To reduce the swelling and pain you need to make the ice from the cheeks.
Make no tight dressings, they are useless, and especially not giving antibiotics without the advice of a doctor. Completely cure your baby may only be a specialist. It is important to remember that if you delay the treatment, the abscess can lead to blood poisoning, so you should not get involved in the treatment at home, and at the first opportunity should go to the doctor.