Iatrogenic injury of oral mucosa due to Chemicals : A Case report of formocresol injury and review

@inproceedings{Girish2015IatrogenicIO,
  title={Iatrogenic injury of oral mucosa due to Chemicals : A Case report of formocresol injury and review},
  author={Dr Girish and Dr Latha Anandakrishna and Dr Prakash Chandra and Dr Nandlal and Dr Srilatha},
  year={2015}
}
  • Dr Girish, Dr Latha Anandakrishna, +2 authors Dr Srilatha
  • Published 2015
Formaldehyde and its products have been widely used in endodontic procedures as intracanal medicaments. Formocresol has gained popularity in pediatric dentistry as pulpotomy medicament. The very nature of formocresol is to fix the soft tissues when exposed. When using it as a pulpotomy medicament, care should be taken to expose only the pulp tissue for such… CONTINUE READING