Archive for the ‘Endodontics’ Category

Diagnosis is defined as the “art of distinguishing one disease from another.” Diagnostic procedures in endodontics encompass a review of the medical and dental histories, clinical and radiographic examinations, and a battery of diagnostic tests. In order to interrelate the findings of these diagnostic procedures with an appropriate treatment modality, a classification system, which allows […]


Procedure described in Endo book p. 397 Inflamed & diseased tissue removed to the level of healthy tissue. Bleeding within normal limits and easily controlled, indicates Px. Not possible to determine if all diseased tissue removed. Absence of symptoms does not indicate absence of disease. Calcific metamorphosis is a common occurrence (not pathosis) may make […]