Influence of tooth age and root section on root dentine dye penetration.

  title={Influence of tooth age and root section on root dentine dye penetration.},
  author={Alexandra Thaler and Johannes Ebert and Anselm Petschelt and Matthias Pelka},
  journal={International endodontic journal},
  volume={41 12},
AIM To investigate dye permeability of root dentine according to patients' age, root section and dye penetration time. METHODOLOGY A total of 96 extracted human single-rooted teeth, assigned to four age groups (<30, 30-45, 45-60 and >60 years) were separated at the cemento-enamel junction and root canals were enlarged. The root surfaces were coated with cyanocrylate to prevent external dye penetration and centrifuged in distilled water to eliminate air. For dye penetration the root canals… CONTINUE READING


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