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endodontics

 [en″do-don´tiks]
the branch of dentistry concerned with the etiology, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of conditions that affect the tooth pulp, root, and periapical tissues.

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]

endodontics

/en·do·don·tics/ (-don´tiks) the branch of dentistry concerned with the etiology, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of conditions that affect the tooth pulp, root, and periapical tissues.

endodontics

(ĕn′dō-dŏn′tĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The branch of dentistry that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the tooth root, dental pulp, and surrounding tissue.

en′do·don′tic adj.
en′do·don′tist n.

endodontics

Etymology: Gk, endon, within, odous, tooth
the branch of dentistry that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the dental pulp, tooth root, and surrounding tissues and in the associated practice of root canal therapy. Also called endodontia, endodontology, pulpodontia.

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]

endodontics

(en´dōdon´tiks),
n the branch of dentistry that is concerned with the morphology, physiology, and pathology of the dental pulp and periradicular tissues. Its study and practice encompass the basic and clinical sciences, including biology of the normal pulp; the etiology, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and injuries of the pulp; and associated periradicular conditions.

endodontics

the branch of dentistry concerned with the etiology, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the tooth pulp, root and periapical tissues.
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In dental medicine, the surgical microscope has become increasingly important for high-quality and successful surgeries, particularly in the field of endodontics.
As part of the donation, Henry Schein will donate $8,000 in health care productsincluding endodontic motors, files, and filling materialsand Henry Schein Dental will contribute $12,000 in cash each year through 2021 in support of the Foundation's outreach trips to the Helping Hands Clinic in Treasure Beach.
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Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics, BBD College of Dental Sciences, Lucknow-227105.
Reader, Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics, Rajarajeswari Dental College & Hospital, Bangalore.
Belli, "Evaluation of the influence of smear layer on the apical and coronal sealing ability of two sealers," Journal of Endodontics, vol.
Sebastian Ciancio, director of the Center for Dental Studies and chair of the Department of Periodontics and Endodontics in UB's School of Dental Medicine.
He is a professor and division chief of endodontics at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry.
Paul Krasner is a dentist with 29 years of experience in endodontics and endodontic surgery.
The award winner will receive a certificate; a check for $1,000; free registration; continuing education; and recognition at the 2001 Annual Session of the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology banquet; an invitation to present the research paper at the annual session; and a free student membership to the academy, including a subscription to Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology Endodontics for calendar year 2001.
The class covers topics including dental fundamentals, terminology, anatomy, oral inspection and endodontics.
Overall, 81 percent of the patients avoided surgery, his team reports in the May Journal of Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodontics.