Broken instrument retrieval - a case report

Pai, Dr.A.R.Vivekananda and Kamath , Dr.Premanand Broken instrument retrieval - a case report. In: 19th FODI / 12th IES national conference, , 8th Jan 2005., Bangalore . (Unpublished)

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Prevention is the best strategy to avoid separated instruments and any stress and anxiety associated with it. A safe retrieval or bypassing should be always attempted when an instrument gets separated in the canal. Among the retrieval methods though Masserann technique is time consuming and risky, yet by tactful applicability within its clinical limitations, a separated file was retrieved from a mandibular second molar and assisted in achieving a favorable prognosis without subjecting the tooth to additional traumatic procedure like surgery, sectioning or intentional replantation.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: Dentistry > MCODS Mangalore > Conservative Dentistry
Depositing User: KMCMLR User
Date Deposited: 07 Feb 2013 10:06
Last Modified: 07 Feb 2013 10:06

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