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The complications that arise from this disease if it’s not nipped in the bud include; cancer, kidney disease, pericarditis, pancreatic, vasculitis and pleurisy. This is as a result of organ failure and damage. Since statistics show that at least 96% of lupus infections are as a result of people having some sought of oral involvement its crucial that doctors should have their mouth covered while treating their patients or else they would be infected. Dental assistants working on their patients should not disregard their own dental care or else they risk being infected. The mouth being a hot bed of various bacterial processes, it is important that doctors ensure it is in proper hygiene even as they treat their patients (Rossenberg, 1988)

Doctors working on Lupus patients should ensure that they brush their teeth utmost twice every day using fluoride tooth paste applied on a soft brush. Hammer, Mentadent and Arm in addition to a number of tooth pastes that have baking soda on their fluoride are highly recommended to be of use to doctors who are treating patients infected with Lupus for they ensure the mouth is free from bacteria. In addition these dentists should ensure they go for their own dental check ups after every four months.

Patients who suffer from Lupus infection are normally in need of specialized attention and are always on the lookout to ensure they get specialists who will give them value for their money through being given specialized treatment (Rossenberg, 1988). The reason for this prior search for dental assistants that are specialized in their jobs is because there is a concern in this profession of practicing dentists that have not specialized in certain critical fields thus making the patients get more infected from side effects of unprofessional treatment. Dental assistants should thoroughly evaluate all stages where lupus effected organs are…...

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