Journal of Antimicrobial Agents

ISSN: 2472-1212

Open Access

Peedikayil FC

Anjarakandy Integratted Campus, Kannur Dental College,
Anjarakakandy, Kerala-670612

  • Review Article
    Antibiotics in Odontogenic Infections - An Update
    Author(s): Peedikayil FCPeedikayil FC

    Odontogenic infection is an infection that originates within a tooth or in the closely surrounding tissues and can extend beyond natural barriers and result in potentially life-threatening complications. Spreading dental infections are routinely managed by endodontic or surgical intervention Antibiotic therapy is aimed as supportive measure for controlling the spread of infection and should be used judiciously. Proper understanding of disease process, oral and periapical microorganisms and pharmacokinetics is essential to prevent the overuse of antibiotics in dentistry. .. Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2472-1212.1000117

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