periapical

periapical

 [per″e-a´pĭ-k'l]
surrounding the apex of the root of a tooth.

per·i·ap·i·cal

(per'ē-ap'i-kăl),
1. At or around the apex of a root of a tooth.
2. Denoting the periapex.

per·i·ap·i·cal

(per'ē-ap'i-kăl)
1. At or around the apex of a root of a tooth.
2. Denoting the periapex.

per·i·ap·i·cal

(per'ē-ap'i-kăl)
1. At or around apex of a tooth root.
2. Denoting the periapex.
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Radiographically: no signs of periapical or inter-radicular radiolucency, pathological root resorption)
To find out any periapical infection of the tooth a radiographic investigation of IOPA was planned and taken which revealed loss of crown structure in relation to left maxillary anterior suggestive of root stump, and an additional finding of a well-defined radiopacity mass was evident in relation to periapical aspect of left maxillary anterior region (Figure 1).
Radiographic examination was performed to evaluate the presence of periapical pathology (13).
(4) In addition, filling materials should be biocompatible with periapical tissues, and should prevent canal reinfection.
Bacteria and their toxins which come from the oral cavity to the pulp cause pulpitis, pulp necrosis, periapical recurrent abscess or periapical complications without dental caries (1,2,4,5,7,9-14).
Apical Periodontitis: Histological and Morphometric Characterization of Radicular Cysts and Periapical Granulomas
It is a strong basic solution and potent antiseptic but since it cannot dissolve the necrotic tissue remnants, it is not recommended as the sole irrigant in routine endodontics.5,6 Pain, swelling and tissue damage can occur if the irrigant extrudes into the periapical area.2 Several studies have looked at the relationship of irrigants with postoperative pain in root canal treatment.
Diagnostic Failure: Mistreated Trauma Associated with Periapical Chronic Lesions and Anatomic Bone Deformities (CD ROM included)
O exame radiografico periapical apontou ausencia do ligamento periodontal e fusao entre o cemento e osso alveolar no elemento 84, alem de posicao da superficie oclusal proxima ao ponto de contato com os dentes adjacentes (Figura 1B).
Periapical radiolucency is seen involving apices of both roots of the fused teeth [Figure 2].