endodontology


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en·do·don·tics

(en'dō-don'tiks),
A field of dentistry concerned with the biology and pathology of the dental pulp and periapical tissues, and with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases and injuries in these tissues.
[endo- + G. odous, tooth]

endodontology

/en·do·don·tol·o·gy/ (-don-tol´ah-je) endodontics.

endodontology

en·do·don·tics

, endodontia , endodontology (en'dō-don'tiks, shē-ă, -don-tol'ŏ-jē)
A field of dentistry concerned with the diseases and injuries of the dental pulp and periapical tissues, and with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases and injuries in these tissues.
[endo- + G. odous, tooth]

en·do·don·tics

(en'dō-don'tiks)
Field of dentistry concerned with biology and pathology of dental pulp and periapical tissues, and with prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases and injuries in these tissues.
Synonym(s): endodontia, endodontology.
[endo- + G. odous, tooth]

endodontology

(en´dōdontol´ōjē),
n (endodontia, pulp canal therapy, root canal therapy), the division of dental science that deals with the causes, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases of the dental pulp and their sequelae.
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Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, ACTA, Gustav Mahlerlaan 3004, 1081 LA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Schorer--Jensma, Department of Cariology Endodontology and Paedodontology, Academic Centre of Dentistry Amsterdam [ACTA], Louwesweg 1066 EA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Department of Paediatric Dentistry/Orthodontics, University of Nairobi, Kenya; ** Dept of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, University of Amsterdam, ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Depts * Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, and ** Social Dentistry and Behavioural Sciences, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA); *** Dept.
Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology (postvak 5), Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA) University of Amsterdam and Free University, Louwesweg 1, 1066 EA Amsterdam The Netherlands.
Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre of Dentistry Amsterdam [ACTA], Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Cariology, Endodontology, Pedodontology, ACTA Louwesweg 1, 1066 EA Amsterdam, the Netherlands.