root canal

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root canal

the passage in the root of a tooth through which its nerves and blood vessels enter the pulp cavity

root canal

[′rüt kə‚nal]
(anatomy)
The cavity within the root of a tooth, occupied by pulp, nerves, and vessels.
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1] Another problem in endodontic treatment of these cases is the inability to continuously follow the root canal curvature, and this might result in blocking of the canal, ledging, apical cavitation such as transportation and/or zipping, perforation, and instrument breakage.
Apical lesions can occur even in dental organs with endodontic treatment and this may happen when the root canal system has not been properly disinfected by instrumentation and abundant irrigation, or when a DO is being restored with a fixed prosthesis, due to the possibility of contamination because of the contact of oral fluids with the root canal, the absence of disinfection, and because of drying it before cementing the restoration.
The impact of instrument fracture on outcome of endodontic treatment.
faecalis in the root canals of teeth associated with apical periodontitis due to endodontic treatment failure.
7% of 2008 recruits required endodontic treatment at the time of initial examination.
Regenerative endodontic treatment (revascularization) of immature necrotic molars medicated with calcium hydroxide: a case series.
The quality of endodontic treatment was evaluated by periapical radiograph in relation to the length, density and taper of the root canal fillings.
Removal of the coronal fragment and initiation of endodontic treatment and restoration of tooth with post crown
With the increased use of CBCT for endodontic treatment planning, the clinician may be able to better detect and diagnose C-shaped canals prior to endodontic treatment.
3 In the current case, endodontic treatment of tooth 22 had been initiated at a private clinic.