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Antimicrobial effect of irrigant combinations within dentinal tubules.
The aim of this study was to investigate sodium hypochlorite (with and without EDTA), chlorhexidine, and hydrogen peroxide in varying concentrations when used in sequence or in combination asExpand
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Bactericidal and cytotoxic effects of sodium hypochlorite and sodium dichloroisocyanurate solutions in vitro.
The antimicrobial and cytotoxic effects of sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) and sodium dichloroisocyanurate (NaDCC) were evaluated and compared in vitro. The minimal inhibitory concentration and minimalExpand
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Incidence of external root resorption and esthetic results in 58 bleached pulpless teeth.
Fifty-eight bleached pulpless teeth were re-examined after periods of 1–8 years. Recall examination included recording of the esthetic results, clinical findings and radiographs. External rootExpand
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Antibacterial synergistic effect of chlorhexidine and hydrogen peroxide against Streptococcus sobrinus, Streptococcus faecalis and Staphylococcus aureus.
Chlorhexidine (CHX) and Hydrogen peroxide (HP) are potent antibacterial agents that are used in controlling dental plaque. However, both agents bear undesired side-effects. We have tested theExpand
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Histochemical analysis of dental hard tissues following bleaching.
The effect of commonly used bleaching materials on the dental hard tissues was tested in extracted human premolars. In each tooth, the apical two-thirds of the root was removed, and the remainingExpand
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Clinical considerations in the treatment of dens invaginatus.
Dens invaginatus is a developmental malformation of teeth which results from abnormal morphodiflerentiation. Such a condition is often associated with pulpal and periapical pathosis, which requireExpand
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Effect of sodium hypochlorite on dentin microhardness.
This study was designed to evaluate the effect on root dentin microhardness of 2.5% and 6% sodium hypochlorite solutions for various irrigation periods. Forty-two bovine roots were divided into sevenExpand
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Endodontic failure caused by inadequate restorative procedures: review and treatment recommendations.
A review of the literature was performed to determine whether prompt placement of coronal restorations, including sealing and placement of posts and cores, can positively influence the long-termExpand
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Efficacy of a sustained-release device containing chlorhexidine and Ca(OH)2 in preventing secondary infection of dentinal tubules.
This study was conducted to evaluate the efficacy of the antibacterial activity of Ca(OH)2 and a sustained-release device containing chlorhexidine (SRD) in both sterilization and prevention ofExpand
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Profile of an orthodontic patient at risk of dental trauma.
Increased overjet and inadequate lip coverage of the maxillary incisors are considered significant risk factors in many clinical studies. The purpose of the present study was to examine this issue ofExpand
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