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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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While analyzing the common indications of root canal treatment, irreversible pulpitis and necrotic pulp are the commonest5.
The course consists of a 2-credit hours/week in which they perform technical aspects of the root canal treatment on plastic and extracted teeth.
In previous studies there is sufficient data on quality of endodontic treatment provided by undergraduate students, but there is little data on how students perceive endodontics and how do they evaluate their self-confidence in performing various steps of root canal treatment.6 As there a complicated relationship between house officers, their supervisors and working environment, it is therefore, important to get feedback of house officers on quality of curriculum and education.7,8 So this study aimed at evaluating perception and self-confidence of house officers regarding root canal treatment in two private dental institutes.
After evaluating all the data, non-surgical management of root resorption with MTA and completion of root canal treatment of both teeth were planned.
A retrospective comparison of outcome of root canal treatment using two different protocols.
It was concluded from the current study that the use of rubber dam is less common during root canal treatment among dentists in Karachi, in spite of knowing all the benefits of the rubber dam usage.
The dog needed the tooth saving treatment after an Army Veterinary Corps Officer (VCO) noticed two broken teeth which needed root canal treatment.
Comparison between radiographic and electronic working length determination in root canal treatment in vivo study.
There are some data regarding incidences of inhalation and ingestion of endodontic instruments during root canal treatment. Susini et al.
"He immediately told me that the root canal treatment had failed, and said it was the main cause of my pain.
"He immediately told me that the root canal treatment had failed and said it was the main cause of my pain.
However, root canal lengths should be controlled consequently and repeatedly during root canal treatment using an EAL to detect possible length variations due to straightening of curved root canals.