TITLE

Surgical management of overfilling of the root canal: A case report

AUTHOR(S)
Yaltirik, Mehmet; Ozbas, Hakan
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Quintessence International;Oct2002, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p670
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
Overfilling of the root canal is one of the most common errors encountered In dental practice. A 40-year-old woman complained of paresthesia and swelling affecting the left side of the mandible. Panoramic radiographs revealed that the root canal was overfilled; endodontic restorative material extended as far as the mandibular angle. Several months after surgical removal of the tooth and excess filling material, the symptoms subsided. (Quintessence Int 2002;33:670-672)
ACCESSION #
37298383

 

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