Endodontic treatment of teeth associated with periapical lesions

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Kanokwan Saohin

Abstract

Periapical lesions are caused by bacterial infection in root canal and lead to periapical
tissueInflammation and destruction. Eliminate bacteria, bacterial product and infected dentine by
chemo-mechanical root canal preparation and intracanal medication are treatment guidline of periapical
lesions. Good quality root canal obturation and proper restoration are prevent re-infection in root canal.
Periodic recall is needed to evaluate lesion healing. This article reports treatment guidline of anterior
tooth associated with large cyst-like lesion more than 10 mm. in size and successful treatment of
molar tooth associated with periapical lesion less than 10 mm. in size

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Kanokwan Saohin

Department of Dentistry, Warinchamrab Hospital, Ubon Ratchathani 34190