Apical plug technique in a calcified immature tooth: A case report

Kumar Raghav Gujjar, Ratika Sharma, H. V. Amith, Smitha Amith, K. R. Indushekar

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Traumatic injury to an immature tooth may result in pulpal necrosis secondary to pulp canal obliteration, which makes the management of the tooth a clinical challenge for dentists. The present case report describes an innovative apical plug technique with mineral trioxide aggregate in a calcified immature tooth using an ultrasonic tip and long, thin, tapered fissure burs. The technique was proven to be successful clinically and radiographically at 2 years postobturation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e12-e15
Number of pages4
JournalGeneral Dentistry
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 01 Jan 2015


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