Missed canal as a second opinion (by Ilya Mer)

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Patient came to get a second opinion  about treatment plan of first mandibular molar. He had consulted with 2 dental surgeons (!)  and was suggested apicoectomy or GUESS?  Right – extraction and implant!

The cause of inflammation looked very obvious - missed DB canal.
The cause of inflammation looked very obvious – missed DB canal.
NSReTx was suggested as an treatment option and extraction as an alternative. Missed canal was immediately seen after access to pulp chumber
NSReTx was suggested as an treatment option and extraction as an alternative. Missed canal was immediately seen after access to pulp chumber
Two visit endo with calcium hydroxide dressing for 2 weeks was done. Final obturation X-ray. 12 month recall  is a next visit.
Two visit endo with calcium hydroxide dressing for 2 weeks was done. Final obturation X-ray. 12 month recall is a next visit.
Pulp chamber view
Pulp chamber view
6 month follow up
6 month follow up, healing of periapical area

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