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Volume : 1, Issue : 1, Year : 2016
Article Page : 32-36
This article reports the treatment of seven traumatized non-vital central incisors in four patients by apexification with Biodentine after placement of a suitable intracanal medicament (Metapex/Triple antibiotic paste) for 15 days. The teeth were obturated in the same appointment. The patients were recalled at intervals of 3 months, 6 months and one year. All teeth were asymptomatic after a follow up of one year and showed radiographic signs of healing. Based on the existing literature and our present cases, Biodentine can be used efficiently for apexification procedure. However, long-term clinical trials and investigations are further required.
Keywords: Apexification, MTA, BioDenitine, Open apices
How to cite : Dube K, Shukla S, Paul B, Kapur C, Apexification of non-vital central incisors with wide open apices using biodentine for inducing artificial apical plug. IP Indian J Conserv Endod 2016;1(1):32-36
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