gutta-percha points


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gut·ta-per·cha points

cones of a gutta-percha compound used for filling root canals in conjunction with a cement, paste, or plastic.

gut·ta-per·cha points

(gut'ă-pĕr'chă poynts)
Cones of a gutta-percha compound used for filling root canals in conjunction with a cement, paste, or plastic.

gut·ta-per·cha points

(gut'ă-pĕr'chă poynts)
Cones of gutta-percha compound used for filling root canals in conjunction with a cement, paste, or plastic.
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By calibrating the gutta-percha points in the preparatory period, one enables to lower the volume of the sealer even in the single cone technique [13].
The results of scanning electron microscope analysis have shown that in single cone technique of obturation, Gutta Flow shows better adaptation to the wall of the root canal and the gutta-percha points than Endomethasone and zinc oxide root canal cement, and that it is better in the apical compared to the middle and the cervical third of the root.
These include use of accessory gutta-percha points and vertical compaction with a plugger to increase adaptation of the gutta-percha to the root canal.
In Situ Antimicrobial Effectiveness of Chlorhexidine and Calcium Hydroxide: Gel and Paste Versus Gutta-Percha Points.
Eucalyptol was used in this study because of its efficiency in dissolving gutta-percha points and some sealers, (9) although Takahashi et al.