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Class II: Wedge doesn’t do anything!

Dental caries or defects on the teeth may occur on different areas. Calvin Klein Ropa Interior Mujer Barata Pit and fissure caries affect the occlusal table and decay of this nature is limited to just one surface, but when caries extend to the proximal areas, a different approach is required. When the sides are involved, a barrier or matrix band is utilised to keep saliva and blood away from the area and properly restore the proximal and contact points. Bikinis Calvin Klein Baratos Ideally, a matrix barrier should be enough. It is inserted in between the teeth, is held in place with the help of wedge and the restoration is given to the tooth without any problem.

Unfortunately, sometimes you will come across those frustrating cases when you stick a wedge into a matrix and the bloody gum still bleeds as you work. This can be quite frustrating because it makes it hopeless to restore the tooth. Calvin Klein Bañadores The blood and saliva will disrupt your work, so you will take longer. Calzoncillos Calvin Klein Hombre Calvin Klein Slip Either that or the restorative work you complete will be poor.

One way of adapting the matrix more intimately is the use of another wedge (two wedges) or another neat trick is to use Teflon tape (aka plumbers tape) to adapt the matrix to ensure a clean field to place your composite. Comprar Bikini Calvin Klein Using a Teflon tape is unusual but it offers a few benefits:

  • Teflon tape will isolate the and provide visual enhancement for results achieved. With its help, the dentist is able to shape the composite up to the proximal third of the crown.
  • The Teflon tape is very flexible and thin.