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Apical curettage

Surgical removal of infectious material surrounding the apex of a root

2

Hemi section

The surgical separation of a multirooted tooth through the furcation area

3

Indirect pulp cap

The placement of calcium hydroxide over a partially exposed pulp

4

Debridement

Completed to remove or clean out the pulpal canal

5

Root amputation

The removal of one or more routes without removal of the crown of the tooth

6

Root canal therapy

The procedure of removing dental pulp and filling the canal with material

7

Pulp Cap

The application of calcium hydroxide to a cavity preparation that has an exposed or a nearly exposed dental pulp

8

Perforation

To break through and extend be on the apex of the root

9

Periradicular

Nerves, blood vessels, and tissue that surround the root of the tooth

10

Pulpotomy

The removal of a vital pulp from the coronal portion of a tooth

11

Retro grade restoration

A small restoration place at the apex of a root

12

Reversible pulpitis

A form of pulpal inflammation but the pulp may be salvaged

13

What are tissues that surround the root of the tooth called

Periradicular tissues

14

What urgent situation can result if bacteria reach the nerves and blood vessels of a tooth

Abscess

15

What type of radiograph would be exposed through the course of root canal therapy

Periapical

16

What is the dental material most commonly selected for pop capping

Calcium hydroxide

17

What portion of the pulp well the dentist remove in A pulpotomy

Coronal portion

18

What instrument has tiny projections and is used to remove pulp tissue

Broach

19

What type of file is best suited for canal enlargement

Pesso

20

What is a rubber stopper placed on a file for

Prevent perforation, maintain the correct measurement of the canal

21

To obturate means to

Fill a pulpal canal

22

What is the irrigation material most commonly utilize during root canal therapy

Diluted sodium hypochlorite

23

What is the material commonly selected for obturation of a canal

Gutta percha

24

What type of moisture control recommended by the ADA for a root canal therapy

Dental dam

25

What surface of a posterior tooth would the dentist enter with the rotary bur when opening a canal for root canal therapy

Occlusal

26

What is a surgical procedure that involves the removal of the apex of a root

Apicoectomy