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(of teeth) affected with cavities or decay

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Show's five dogs, from the tiny Maltese to the two Irish wolfhounds that barge in at the end, come pre cariously close to being scene-stealers.
Vital pulp therapy in cariously exposed permanent teeth and its limitations.
The purpose of this study was to com- pare the efficacy of two different vital pulp therapy techniques both clinically and radiographically in cariously exposed primary molars utilizing calcium hydroxide and formocresol as the material for pulpotomy.
Sixty cariously exposed primary molars required vital pulp therapy.
Using CH as a pulp dressing agent, the success rate of partial pulpotomy is reported to be 91-100% in cariously exposed young permanent molars [Zilberman et al., 1989; Mass and Zilberman, 1993; Mejare and Cvek, 1993; Nosrat and Nosrat, 1998].
Clinical series studies of cariously exposed permanent molars treated with partial pulpotomy and dressed with CH have shown high success rates ranging from 91%- 100% over a follow up period of 8-140 months [Baratieri et al., 1989; Zilberman et al., 1989; Mass and Zilberman, 1993; Mejare and Cvek, 1993; Nosrat and Nosrat, 1998].
Massler [1978] reported that the success rate for pulp capping of cariously exposed immature teeth with calcium hydroxide under optimal conditions is between 40 to 50%.