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

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During root canal treatment, endodontists remove inflammation or infection in the root of the tooth, clean and disinfect the canals, and seal them.
In this cross-sectional and descriptive study, the patients referred to the Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, who underwent root canal treatment were studied.
Thus, I was the last person to choose willingly to travel along not one but two highways to reach the endodontist recommended by my good friend, she of the many root canals.
Therefore doing a root canal treatment in milk teeth does not damage the permanent teeth formation.
The doctor then recalled that the cleaning needle of the dental machine broke during the root canal procedure and got stuck inside my tooth," said Munesh.
Therefore, this study aimed to evaluate the apical microleakage of MTA Fillapex and compare it with another widely used root canal sealer AH Plus and the base material MTA of the new sealer.
High-quality root canal treatment can preserve a tooth provided good oral hygiene and subsequent patient-centred professional care is maintained.
In addition I added Arthrokehlan "A" 6X (Siphonospora polymorpha [Pleo Arth A 6X], the bacterium that grows in the bottom of root canals and helps to explode the bad bacteria) with Notakehl 5 X (Penicillium notatum [Pleo Not 5 X], the first penicillin, discovered by Sir Alexander Fleming in 1929 in Scotland.
Regardless of the technique implemented, the type and composition of sealer is a key component in achieving the goal of a sealed root canal system.
Nadia Benkirane-Jessel and colleagues note that root canal procedures help prevent tooth loss in millions of people each year.
Mike found a knowledgeable dentist in Nebraska who removed the root canal filled teeth, two at a time.
Eight American academics draw on 150-plus years of combined experience in developing and teaching graduate endodontic programs and in managing private practices to create an easy-to-use, workbook approach to the provision of reliable nonsurgical root canal therapy.
The treatment is to drill into the hollow canal in the middle of the tooth - the root canal - and remove the dead or dying material.
The success of the endodontic therapy depends upon the cleaning and debridement of the root canal, but also on the three-dimensional filling which creates the premises of a complete seal of the space formerly occupied by the dental pulp.
Did you know, root canal treatment can take sometimes in excess of two hours, even in the most experienced hands?