Management of a rare case of class II double dens invaginatus in a maxillary lateral incisor

Emmanuel Silva, Simone Oliveira, Alexandre Zaia
2014 Dental Press Endodontics  
Dens invaginatus is a developmental malformation resulting from invagination of tooth crown or root before calcification and during odontogenesis. It is a critical condition for which endodontic treatment is essential, as it frequently presents a complex internal anatomy. Double dens invaginatus is an extremely rare condition. Objective: The present study reports a rare case of double dens invaginatus with large periapical lesion. Methods: Non-surgical endodontic treatment was carried out.
more » ... s carried out. Results: One year after treatment, clinical examination revealed asymptomatic teeth, while radiograph examination showed healing of the periapical lesion.
doi:10.14436/2178-3713.4.2.079-082.oar fatcat:f24nve2kubh4fe2rdt2bl3p3gu