Sixteen patients with chronic apical periodontitis
(six men and ten women; age range 41-69 years, mean age=58.42[+ or -]2.25 years) participated in the study.
Contingency table (N/%) for self-reported history of root canal treatment (SRHRCT) in relation to the presence of root canal treatment (RCT) and apical periodontitis
High prevalence of apical periodontitis
amongst type 2 diabetic patients.
Revascularization of immature permanent teeth with apical periodontitis
: New treatment protocol?
Eleven of the 13 subjects (84.6%) had apical periodontitis
Isolation of yeasts and enteric bacteria in root-filled teeth with chronic apical periodontitis
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Community as the unit of pathogenicity: an emerging concept as to the microbial pathogenesis of apical periodontitis
.Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 2009; 107:870-8.
Prevalence of apical periodontitis
relative to endodontic treatment in an adult Dutch population: a repeated cross-sectional study.
People are commonly faced with dental pulp apical periodontitis
caused by factors such as deformity, caries or injuries, which may lead to the growth termination of the root of permanent teeth.
gracilis in 6 (21.4%), including 2 (16.7%) of 12 who had acute apical periodontitis
and 4 (23.5%) of 17 who had acute periradicular abscess (4).
faecalis in the saliva and root canals of teeth associated with apical periodontitis
due to endodontic treatment failure in the same patient.