DISEASES OF CHILDHOOD : NOMA (POMS) - etiology, pathogenesis, symptoms and course of, recognition, prediction and prevention
Reduction of local and General immunity, vitamin deficiencies; B. fusiformis, spirochetes, with severe eating disorders and infections (measles).
Symptoms. The destruction of the gums, bad breath, fever. Often gangrenous process begins with the mucous membrane of the cheeks.
The course depends on the overall condition.
The bone necrosis, sepsis, significant disruption of the soft tissues of the cheeks.
Prediction is always serious.
Proper nutrition, adequate introduction of vitamin C.
Douching mouth with 3% hydrogen peroxide solution. In the initial stages of lubrication affected area of mucous membrane with a 10% solution orally as tablets in glycerol, the introduction into the oral cavity of iodoform. Intravenous orally as tablets. Intramuscular and topical application of penicillin. Ascorbic acid 300 - 500 mg per day. Surgical removal of all diseased tissue with subsequent grafting.