Localized idiopathic apical root resorption: a report of five cases with emphasis on differential diagnosis.


Seeking to describe the clinical and radiologic features of localized idiopathic apical root resorption (LIAR), the authors conducted a dental literature review of idiopathic external root resorption and performed a retrospective study of LIAR among the identified cases retrieved from a private general practice. Cases involved five patients--one female and… (More)