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VOLUME 1 , ISSUE 4 ( Fall Issue, 1999 ) > List of Articles

RESEARCH ARTICLE

Endodontic Perforation Repair with Resin-Ionomer: A Case Report

Edward B. Fowler, Lawrence G. Breault, COL Patrice D. Primack

Citation Information : Fowler EB, Breault LG, Primack CP. Endodontic Perforation Repair with Resin-Ionomer: A Case Report. J Contemp Dent Pract 1999; 1 (4):12-18.

DOI: 10.5005/jcdp-1-4-12

License: CC BY-NC 3.0

Published Online: 01-10-2000

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2000; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Root perforations are significant complications of endodontic treatment. However, when teeth are of strategic value, perforation repair is clearly indicated. The successful utilization and placement of a subgingival resin-ionomer restoration to repair an endodontic root perforation is demonstrated. Sustained tissue health and minimal probing depths at the surgical site demonstrate clinical success.


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