The use of cone beam computed tomography in diagnosis and surgical management of a case of internal root resorption: A case report ARTICLE INFO ABSTRACT Article Type: Case Report

Samane Javanmardi, Alireza Adl, Mohsen Bahmani, Mohsen Bahmani
2016 Journal of Craniomaxillofacial Research   unpublished
This study represents a case of extensive perforating internal root resorption in tooth 7 in 22-year-old female, with a history of trauma in the anterior segment of maxilla in childhood. Diagnosis was made by clinical manifestation, intraoral periapical radiograph and cone beam computed to-mography (CBCT). CBCT has superior diagnostic accuracy that results in better management of complicated cases. Due to hemorrhage from the perforation site into the canal, and inability to dry the canal space
more » ... urgical approach was employed to seal the resorptive defect. Clinical and radio-graphic examination revealed a successful outcome six months after treatment.