Dental X-ray film: a film the patients can bite down on, holding it in position for the X-Ray imagery of several upper and lower teeth simultaneously. Bite-wing X-rays: show details of the upper and lower teeth in any area of the mouth. Each bite-wing shows a tooth from its crown to the level of the support bone. Bite-wing X-rays are used to detect decay between teeth and changes in bone density caused by gum disease. They are also useful in determining the proper fit of a crown.
Radiology imagery of a patients X-Ray results of an bite wingmouth using bite wing film. x-ray, displaying the patients upper right, left, upper, and lower dental structure from the top of the crown to the root.
Anastomosis is the connection of two structures. It refers to connections between blood vessels. An anastomosis may be naturally occurring or artificially constructed It may connect the healthy sections of the colon or rectum after a cancerous or otherwise diseased portion has been surgically removed.
An example of an artificial An example of a naturallyanastomose surgery to connect occurring anastomose withinthe small intestine to the the heart with the inferiortransverse colon to remove a epigastric artery and superiortumor. epigastric artery.
Colonoscopy is a surgical procedure that provides an inside look at your colon and rectum with a long flexible tubular instrument called a colonoscope. A colonoscopy is recommended when a person has rectal bleeding or has a change in bowel habits and other unexplained abdominal symptoms. The test is used especially when polyps or tumor like growth have been detected.
Cachexia is the loss of weight and generalized wasting that occurs during a chronic disease Cachexia is one of the most devestasting symptoms of cancer. Cachexia affects patients eneregy, quality of life, enjoyment, and independence Cachexia reduces strength, increase fatigue and weakness
This is an example ofcachexia. Where thepatient experienceddramatic weight lostdue to a severe caseof cancer.