TITLE

ENDODONTIC MANAGEMENT OF MAXILLARY FIRST PREMOLARS WITH THREE ROOTS - A REPORT OF TWO CASES

AUTHOR(S)
Farooq, Riyaz; Mushtaq, Mubashir; Ibrahim, Mohammed; Purra, Aamir Rashid
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Romanian Journal of Stomatology;2010, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p297
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A thorough knowledge about the normal and abnormal variation of anatomy of the teeth and their detection is essential for clinical success. Maxillary first premolars show a considerable variation in root canal morphology but the presence of three roots is rare. However, it must be taken considered radiographically and clinically during endodontic treatment. This article describes the diagnosis and clinical management of two cases of maxillary first premolar with three separate roots and three root canals with special reference to radiographic interpretation and diagnosis.
ACCESSION #
57522338

 

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