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Figure 18: Packing of a "fin" with dentin particles. Mandibular canines with oval canals and vital pulp were treated with a rotary file (the ProTaper), with copious irrigation with sodium hypochlorite applied with syringe and needle. Note the intact vital pulp in the deep part of the un-instrumented "fin", which was likely to be protected from the action of sodium hypochlorite by the dentin chips that were packed into the "fi n" entrance by the rotating files (arrow) (adapted from DeDeus et al. 2011)[13]

Figure 18: Packing of a et al. 2011)[13]">