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endodontics:

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treatment and care of the teeth and associated oral structures. Dentistry is mainly concerned with tooth decay, disease of the supporting structures, such as the gums, and faulty positioning of the teeth.
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endodontics

[‚en·dō′dän·tiks]
(medicine)
A branch of dentistry that treats diseases and injuries affecting the root tips or nerves of teeth; root canal is a common procedure.
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With the development of new microsurgical instruments and the full-time use of a dental microscope, endodontic surgery has entered a microsurgical era.
Morgan recently sat down for a conversation with John Ferone, Senior Director, Global Endodontic Category Management, Henry Schein Dental, to discuss the power of volunteerism in the endodontic community as part of #ScheinChats, the company's Facebook Live interview series.
Diagnosing root dilacerations before commencing endodontic treatment is essential to allow proper and safe use of endodontic instruments within the curved roots.
A 49-year-old male patient was referred to the Department of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics due to a complication after a previous endodontic treatment.
All the endodontic cases treated by the students were under the direct supervision of the endodontists.
Because of the initial endodontic treatment and the subsequent root canal contamination, it was decided to perform non-surgical endodontic treatment to the severely resorbed maxillary lateral tooth using resorbable membrane and MTA.
The present paper describes the nonsurgical endodontic management of an unusual maxillary first molar with two roots with two canals.
Tooth pulp necrosis was confirmed after providing an endodontic access to the oral cavity.
faecalis) is the most prevalent organism cultured from non-healing endodontic cases, with a range of 27% to 56% of cases analyzed.
The pulp chamber was irrigated with 3% sodium hypochlorite and carefully examined with an endodontic probe (DG-16, Dentsply, Gloucester, UK).