This case highlights a dissappointing trend amongst some within our profession to withhold treatment from pregnant women.
This lady presented with the swelling in her palate that had been present for...
Recently there has been a push towards patient-centred outcomes in DENTISTRY. This means we should treat towards outcomes that are important to the patient. Most patients want teeth that are aesthetic and free of disease and pain, and they want the teeth to be there forever.
The main challenge in treating calcified root canal is to first identify and locate the canal orifice, so that we can stop digging the dentine,it preserves so much of hard tooth structure which will in turn enhances the longevity of the natural crown. Here is a case where i handled this clinical situation with the help of Munce Discovery burs. Thanks, Ashok.