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A few research studies have shown that contrast-enhanced CBCT images can be used to differentiate between apical granulomas and apical cysts by measuring the lesion density (Fig.
Causes of failure include incomplete obturation, root perforation, external root resorption, coexistent periodontal-peri- radicular lesions, grossly overfilled or overextended canals, canals left unfilled, developing apical cysts, adjacent pulpless teeth, inadvertently removed silver points, broken instruments, unfilled accessory canals, constant trauma, and nasal floor perforation.
More than half of the cystic lesions are true apical cysts, and the remainder are apical pocket cysts.