Root Canal Anatomy and Morphology of Mandibular First Molars in a Selected Iranian Population: An In Vitro Study

@inproceedings{Akhlaghi2017RootCA,
  title={Root Canal Anatomy and Morphology of Mandibular First Molars in a Selected Iranian Population: An In Vitro Study},
  author={Nahid Mohammadzadeh Akhlaghi and Zohreh Khalilak and Mehdi Vatanpour and Saman Mohammadi and Sakineh Pirmoradi and Mahta Fazlyab and Kamran Safavi},
  booktitle={Iranian endodontic journal},
  year={2017}
}
INTRODUCTION The aim of this study was to evaluate root canal anatomy of mandibular first molars (MFM) in a selected Iranian Population using clearing technique. METHODS AND MATERIALS A total of 150 extracted MFMs were cleared. The root canal morphology (including the root numbers and root length) and the anatomy of the root canal system (including is the number and type of canals based on Vertucci's classification, canal curvature according to Schneider's method and the presence of isthmus… CONTINUE READING