International Journal of Applied Dental Sciences
2017, Vol. 3 Issue 3, Part C
Restoring the dignity: Case reports of root perforation management
AUTHOR(S): Dr. Ramaprabha Balasubramaniam, Dr. Amudhalakshmi Krishnan and Dr. Srilekha Jayakumar
ABSTRACT:Perforation is an artificial communication between the root canal system and the supporting tissues of the tooth. Root perforations are common complications in endodontic treatment. These root perforations complicates the treatment and if not properly addressed results in poor prognosis. Successful outcomes of perforation management influenced by various factors like early diagnosis, size, site, time and level of perforation. This report presents successful management of two cases of iatrogenic root perforation, treated and sealed with biodentine.
Pages: 171-174 | 997 Views 49 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Dr. Ramaprabha Balasubramaniam, Dr. Amudhalakshmi Krishnan, Dr. Srilekha Jayakumar. Restoring the dignity: Case reports of root perforation management. Int J Appl Dent Sci 2017;3(3):171-174.