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4) Presence of oral ulcerations may result in pain and bleeding during oral prophylaxis.
Conklin is a dental assistant and an oral prophylaxis technician assigned to the 31st Dental Squadron at Aviano Air Base, Italy.
The management may include hydration, regular at home and professional oral prophylaxis and fluoride therapy, nutritional, emotional counselling, medical and salivary stimulation and substitution as indicated [49,51].