Endodontics is branch in dentistry that involves treatment of the root canals of teeth that have been damaged by severe decay, infection or trauma.
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Teeth with large periapical lesions does not necessary need to be submit to surgery or extraction. Endodontic treatment is conservative approach which can lead to successful healing, without surgical trauma or losing the tooth. Regular follow up is necessary.
CBCT before endodontic therapy enables good planning and analysis with predictable outcomes. Especially helps in multi-rooted teeth, preventing from over-instrumentation, creating of ledge or separation of files.
It is important to avoid excessive doses when caring for all patients, but low dose imaging should be paid particular attention to when imaging younger patients. They are more radiosensitive and physically quite simply smaller than adults – using exposure settings designed for adults may result in unnecessary patient dose levels.
PLANMECA 2002 EC Proline – FILM BASED
PLANMECA 2002 CC – FILM BASED
PLANMECA 2002 CC Proline – DIGITAL(DIMAX)
PLANMECA ProMax 3D Mid