Endodontic treatment of a periradicular lesion on an invaginated type III mandibular lateral incisor.

@article{CarvalhoSousa2009EndodonticTO,
  title={Endodontic treatment of a periradicular lesion on an invaginated type III mandibular lateral incisor.},
  author={Bruno Carvalho-Sousa and F{\'a}bio de Almeida-Gomes and Luciana Ferraz Gominho and Diana Santana de Albuquerque},
  journal={Indian journal of dental research : official publication of Indian Society for Dental Research},
  year={2009},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={243-5}
}
Dens invaginatus (DI), commonly known as dens in dente, is a developmental malformation of teeth that most commonly affects permanent maxillary incisor teeth. DI can present in a variety of forms, knowledge of which can usefully help in endodontic diagnosis and treatment. This article reports on an unusual case of DI type III with a periradicular lesion in a mandibular lateral incisor. Non-surgical endodontic treatment was performed and resolution of the periradicular lesion was observed at 1… CONTINUE READING

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