Accession Number:

ADA040363

Title:

Submergence of Roots for Alveolar Bone Preservation. I. Endodontically Treated Roots.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for Sep 75-May 77,

Corporate Author:

ARMY INST OF DENTAL RESEARCH WASHINGTON D C

Report Date:

1977-05-10

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

Mandibular premolars in four mongrel dogs were endodontically treated, sectioned, reduced in situ so that each root was approximately 2 mm below the alveolus and totally submerged. Histologic and radiographic findings showed that this procedure should be used to preserve alveolar bone. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE