Calcium hydroxide or MTA for apex formation in immature permanent teeth

Pulp necrosis¬† in immature teeth arrests root development so apical closure cannot be achieved. Root canal treatment of these teeth is a challenge. Procedures to encourage apexification have long been the treatment of choice success in preserving damaged immature teeth.¬† A range of ¬†materials have been recommended to induce apexification in teeth with immature apices. … Continue reading Calcium hydroxide or MTA for apex formation in immature permanent teeth