Journal of Conservative Dentistry

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2010  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 54--57

Use of a matrix for apexification procedure with mineral trioxide aggregate


Roheet A Khatavkar, Vivek S Hegde 
 Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, MA Rangoonwala Dental College, Pune, India

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A/6/23 Sunder Nagar, Kalina, Santacruz (East), Mumbai - 400 098
India

This articles describes a technique for placement of a matrix barrier prior to use of mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA) as an artificial root-end barrier. The technique also demonstrates the use of a delivery system utilizing large-bore needles for the predictable and precise placement of the barrier materials at the apex of the tooth.


How to cite this article:
Khatavkar RA, Hegde VS. Use of a matrix for apexification procedure with mineral trioxide aggregate.J Conserv Dent 2010;13:54-57


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Khatavkar RA, Hegde VS. Use of a matrix for apexification procedure with mineral trioxide aggregate. J Conserv Dent [serial online] 2010 [cited 2020 May 25 ];13:54-57
Available from: http://www.jcd.org.in/article.asp?issn=0972-0707;year=2010;volume=13;issue=1;spage=54;epage=57;aulast=Khatavkar;type=0