Corpus ID: 21074230

Resorption patterns following intentional vital root transection in Macaca mulatta.

@article{Allen1994ResorptionPF,
  title={Resorption patterns following intentional vital root transection in Macaca mulatta.},
  author={R. Allen and P. L. Sadowsky and C. Cox},
  journal={The International journal of adult orthodontics and orthognathic surgery},
  year={1994},
  volume={9 2},
  pages={
          119-27
        }
}
Previous studies have shown degeneration of nerve tissue as well as reorganization by periodontal tissue in dental pulp chambers following intentional vital root transection in Macaca mulatta. The supporting structures of the teeth, as well as the root itself, have not been fully studied following such surgery. The purpose of this study was to observe histopathologic changes in bone and root structure over a 1-year postoperative period. Three adult Macaca mulatta were evaluated for this study… Expand