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Synonyms for resorption

the organic process in which the substance of some differentiated structure that has been produced by the body undergoes lysis and assimilation

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External apical root resorption in Class II malocclusion: a retrospective review of 1-versus 2-phase treatment.
A radiographic comparison of apical root resorption after orthodontic treatment with the edgewise and Speed appliances.
Harris EF, Kineret SE, Tolley EA: A heritable component for external apical root resorption in patients treated orthodontically.
Mirabella AD, Artun J: Risk factors for apical root resorption of maxillary anterior teeth in adult orthodontic patients.
13) Apical root resorption is observed more frequently when osseous grafts are used periapically for stabilization.
None of the cases presented in this article showed the marginal bone or apical root resorption as we employed a Periotome which was specially designed for atraumatic extraction or luxation and the root never left the socket during surgical procedure thus avoided/minimized risk of dehydration of PDL.
External Apical Root Resorption Following Orthodontic Treatment.
Genetic predisposition to external apical root resorption.
Prevalence and severity of apical root resorption of maxillary anterior teeth in adult orthodontic patients.
Association of functional gene polymorphism IL-1beta in patients with external apical root resorption.