International Journal of Oral Health Dentistry

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Endodontic management of a maxillary first molar with two roots and iatrogenic perforation diagnosed with the aid of cone beam computed tomography

Article : Open access

Article type : Case Report

Volume : 6

Issue : 1

Year : 2020

Author : Neha Arora, Hemanth Vagarali, Madhu Pujar, Veerendra M Uppin, Nikita Bhosale

Page no : 50-54

Abstract : Management of maxillary first molar with aberrant anatomy is a endodontic challenge, careful observation of periapical radiograph is a must to ensure clinical success. CBCT should be used for knowing canal architecture properly and to avoid any perforations. In this case report endodontic therapy of left maxillary first molar was done after careful analysis of CBCT images and perforation repair was done using MTA. Keywords: Maxillary molar, Two roots, Vertuccis type V, Perforation repair.