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Table 1 Assessment of a tooth to be extracted

From: The role of traditional healers in tooth extractions in Lekie Division, Cameroon

How do you know that the tooth needs to be extracted? Percent
Has a hole 37.5%
Patient has pain 18.8%
Tooth is shaking, loose in the socket 12.5%
Tooth roots are retained 6.3%
Other 25.0%
Total 100.0%