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Fremitus is the vibration or movement of a tooth when teeth come into contact together. If you were to take your fingernail and put it on the front. Box et al. did study on sheeps’ tooth suggesting that TFO produces Fremitus: A palpable or visible movement of a tooth when subjected to. I think you are confusing fremitus test with fremitus teeth, i am not aware of the term fremitus teeth. In simple terms fremitus is the vibration and.

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This could come from the teeth coming into contact with a surface that drives the jaw forward. As a test to determine the severity of periodontal diseasea patient is told to close his or her mouth into maximum intercuspation and is asked to grind his or her teeth ever so slightly.

Signs of traumatic occlusion in average human jaws. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Effect and impact on the periodontium.

Pericardial fremitus is a vibration felt on the chest wall due to the friction of the surfaces of the pericardium over each other. It is not something that is painful to be feared.


Report of a case. AC mild pressure is applied to the face languages direction against the tooth first with one, then the other processing tool.

A decrease suggests air or fluid in the pleural spaces or a decrease in lung tissue density, which can be caused by diseases such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma. Fremitus is palpable or visible movement of the tooth when the function.

Fremitus is traumatic mobility or vibration upon closing – NYC Dentist

Copyright -” www. J Oral Surg ;9: Cavitas electrochemical sensor toward detection of N-epsilon Carboxymethyl lysine in oral cavity. Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent ; Tissue Response to Trauma from Occlusion.

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Tactile fremitus is pathologically increased over areas of consolidation and decreased or absent over areas of pleural effusion or pneumothorax when there is air outside the lung in the chest cavity, preventing lung expansion.

The effects of occlusion on periodontitis. Scaling and root planing was next performed and the patient was placed on a three-month periodontal reevaluation with the periodontist.

Fremitus – Gulf Coast Endodontics

This is generally done in both a reclining position as well as upright to get the best diagnosis. The management of pyorrhea. Orthodontics teeth braces is contra-indicated here because of the severe periodontal gum problem.


The overstrain of the supporting structures of the teeth.

Connective tissue changes associated with fremiths occlusal stresses. There are many scales to record clinically visible tooth mobility. Clinical Features of Occlusal Trauma. Fremitus upon teeth closing was noted only on tooth 8.

Tooth Mobility and Fremitus

It has recently been suggested that the artifacts caused by eliciting tactile fremitus during breast ultrasonography can be used to differentiate between benign and malignant tumors. Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry.

Orban B, Weinmann J. There are treatments that can lead to occlusal stability, which will solve the issue with the teeth.

Fremitus appears when teeth move. An increase in tactile fremitus indicates denser or inflamed lung tissue, which can be caused by diseases such as pneumonia. Tooth Mobility and Fremitus 1. Phrases ffemitus used in English include, ‘boy oh boy’ and ‘toy boat’ diphthong phrasesas well as ‘blue balloons’ and ‘Scooby-Doo’.