Root resorption.

  title={Root resorption.},
  author={Leif K. Bakland},
  journal={Dental clinics of North America},
  volume={36 2},
Several types of resorption affect teeth: internal, external, invasive, pressure, and idiopathic resorption. Diagnosis depends on an accurate medical and dental history, and radiographic and clinical examination. Because trauma appears to be a major factor associated with resorption, questions regarding past traumatic events may provide good leads to a likely cause. Treatment is determined based on a correct diagnosis. Root canal therapy is very beneficial in cases of internal resorption and… CONTINUE READING
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