absorbent points

ab·sor·bent points

cones of paper or paper products used to dry or maintain medicaments during root canal therapy.
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ab·sor·bent points

(ăb-sōrbĕnt poynts)
Cones of paper or paper products used to dry or maintain medicaments during root canal therapy.
Synonym(s): paper point.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The canals were dried with absorbent points (Dentsply Tulsa, Tulsa, OK, USA), and an intracanal dressing with calcium hydroxide paste (Calcicur; VOCO, Cuxhaven, Germany) was placed.
The canals were dried with absorbent points (Dentsply Tulsa) and filled using Protaper gutta-percha points (Dentsply Maillefer) and AH-Plus sealer (Dentsply Tulsa).