14] Some case reports show that the combination of PRF membrane as a matrix and MTA in apexification
procedures prove to be an effective alternative for creating artificial end barriers and to induce faster periapical healing.
Biodentine is considered as bioactive and biocompatible dentine substitute material designed to replace damaged dentine both for restorative and endodontic purposes such as root perforations, apexification
, resorptive lesions, and also as a retrograde filling material in endodontic surgery.
Calcium hydroxide is a material of choice for pulp capping procedure and is widely used for lining, apexification
and root canal dressing.
The sealing ability and retention characteristics of mineral trioxide aggregate in a model of apexification
Even in large sexually mature males and females the apex remains open, and apexification
Calcium hydroxide induced apexification
with apical root development: a clinical case report.
For several decades, scientific research situated calcium hydroxide (CH) in a privileged position as a choice with high predictive abilities for pulp therapy since it allows preserving vitality and stimulating dental tissue remineralization in clinical conditions such as pulp capping, apexification
, and internal resorption, to name just a few.
of anterior teeth: a comparative evaluation of mineral trioxide aggregate and calcium hydroxide paste.
MTA materials have demonstrated acceptable biocompatible behaviour and also exhibited acceptable in vivo biologic performance when used for root-end fillings, perforation repairs, pulp-capping and pulpotomy, and apexification
treatment in children [Roberts et al.
Single visit apexification
with mineral trioxide aggregate.
Treatment of the pulp of the immature tooth apexification
with Mineral Trioxide Aggregate
This product is indicated for the reparation of various root defects, apexification
and direct pulp capping.