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cultural sensitivity
recognizing and acknowledging that cultural differences exist among people and showing respect and appreciation for others' beliefs, values, practices, and perspectives
artificial teeth not permanently implanted
inflammation of the gums or gingivae
persistent foul-smelling or bad breath
the measures or practices conducive to preserving health and preventing disease, particularly through cleanliness
medical asepsis
techniques and procedures used to decrease the potential for the spread of microorganisms and infection
oral hygiene
care of the oral cavity
otitis externa
an infection or inflammation of the external ear canal, usually caused by water exposure or bacterial/fungal infections
lice infestation
marked inflammation of the gums that also involves degeneration of the dental bone and tissues
personal hygiene
self-care measures one performs to preserve their own health
an intestinal worm that usually spreads when an infected individual scratches the anal area
a fungal infection of the skin or scalp
a contagious skin infestation caused by a burrowing mite accompanied by extreme itching
an oily secretion of the sebaceous gland
skin breakdown
the damage or injury that occurs to the skin and underlying tissue due to prolonged pressure, friction, shear, or moisture
tooth decay
visible cavities or holes in the outer sruface of a tooth or enamel
a bacterial infection of the eyes
urinary tract infection
an infection of any part of the urinary system (urethra, bladder, or kidneys)

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