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Endodontic Management with Mesiobuccal Root Resection of Bilateral Maxillary First Molar: A Picture Presentation

Sathyanarayanan R, Gayathri N

Keywords : Root resection, endodontic therapy, post endodontic restoration, trifurcation

Citation Information : R S, N G. Endodontic Management with Mesiobuccal Root Resection of Bilateral Maxillary First Molar: A Picture Presentation. 2014; 4 (1):70-77.

DOI: 10.5005/jsd-4-1-70

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 03-08-2020

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2014; The Author(s).


Root resection or amputation is carried for isolated root damage because of caries or periodontal origin. The success of the treatment will depend on the careful treatment planning, successful endodontic therapy and precise post endodontic restoration. This picture presentation shows an unusual bilateral mesio buccal caries destruction with trifurcation involvement and the steps in managing such case.

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