Clinical applications of ferric sulfate in dentistry: A narrative review

Abstract

Ferric sulfate (FS) has been commonly used as a local hemostatic agent for more than three decades in dentistry. Even though the hemostatic mechanism of FS is questioned, it seems that agglutination of blood proteins occurs due to the reaction of blood with ferric and sulfate ions in acidic pH. FS has gained widespread importance as a pulpotomy medicament… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/JCD.JCD_259_16

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@inproceedings{Bandi2017ClinicalAO, title={Clinical applications of ferric sulfate in dentistry: A narrative review}, author={Madhuri Bandi and Sreekanth Kumar Mallineni and Sivakumar Nuvvula}, booktitle={Journal of conservative dentistry : JCD}, year={2017} }