pulp chamber


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pulp cham·ber

that portion of the pulp cavity contained in the crown or body of the tooth.

pulp chamber

the space occupied by the nerves, blood vessels, and lymphatic vessels deep within the crown of the tooth. Internal anatomy of the tooth progresses from pulp chamber to pulp canal to apex.

pulp cham·ber

(pŭlp chām'běr)
The portion of the pulp cavity that is contained in the crown or body of the tooth.

Pulp chamber

The area within the natural crown of the tooth occupied by dental pulp.
Mentioned in: Root Canal Treatment

pulp cham·ber

(pŭlp chām'běr)
That portion of the pulp cavity contained in the crown or body of the tooth.
See also: dental pulp

pulp

any soft, juicy animal or vegetable tissues, e.g. citrus pulp.

pulp canal
root canal.
pulp cap
pulp of the feather produced inside the calamus by the follicular tissue. The pulp protrudes through the aperture in the wall of the shaft and forms the external pulp caps. Internal pulp caps are formed within the calamus.
pulp cavity
the pulp chamber and the root canal in a tooth.
pulp chamber
the cavity at the center of the tooth which contains most of the pulp.
dental pulp
see dental pulp.
pulp polyp
superficial hyperplasia of dental pulp, usually after exposure due to injury such as fracture of a tooth.
red pulp, splenic pulp
the dark reddish brown substance filling the interspaces of the splenic sinuses.
tooth pulp
dental pulp.
white pulp
sheaths of lymphatic tissue surrounding the arteries of the spleen.
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Should pulp chamber pulpotomy be seen as a permanent treatment?
Both pulp chamber metrics were highly correlated between matched pairs.
Comparison of temperature changes in the pulp chamber induced by various light curing units, in vitro.
These unique anatomical features are not easily recognised on a traditional two-dimensional periapical radiograph; thus, the operator may first become aware of the anatomy of this root-canal system only when encountering the unfamiliar shape of the pulp chamber and its floor.
Neither odontoblastic alterations have been noticed nor inflammatory response in pulp chamber beneath the preparation observed.
The periapical radiograph exhibited that the crowns and the roots were fused with complete union of their pulp chambers and presence of single pulp chamber and root canal, which is one of the distinguishing features of geminated teeth from fusion.
The same bur was used to gain access to the coronal pulp, and the entire roof of the pulp chamber was removed.
The patient was treated endodontically for the same tooth as it was grossly carious with exposed pulp chamber but incomplete root canal treatment.
The pulp chamber was restorative with glass ionomer cement (3M, ESPE, USA).
Teeth were irrigated with 3 mL of 1% NaOCl after the use of each rotary instrument, and excess solution was removed from the pulp chamber using aspirators.
Pre-operative radiographs were obtained and teeth were selected with radiographic deep decay in proximity to pulp chamber.