An evaluation of root canal treatment in patients who have received irradiation to the mandible and maxilla.


OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the success and failure of root canal treatment performed in areas of previous irradiation and to examine any cases of osteoradionecrosis associated with such treatment. STUDY DESIGN A retrospective analysis was done on 22 teeth that had root canal treatment after radiation therapy. Strict radiographic… (More)