Hemisection dental surgery is a procedure in which a tooth with multiple roots is sectioned in halves. This procedure may be needed when there is bone. Patients are becoming more educated in the available treatments and will ask for services by name. This paper offers a treatment option that preserves tooth. This procedure helps in saving a tooth which otherwise would have been deemed for extraction. Hemisection refers to removal or separation of.

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A ray of hope for the hopeless: Diagnostic impressions were made with irreversible hydrocolloid impression material and diagnostic casts were obtained.

The remaining root may be inoperable for the necessary root canal treatment.

The role of the prosthodontist in restoring root resected molars: Introduction A terminal abutment molar with extensive decay may be unsuitable for restoration.

Obturation irt 35 and distal root of 36 Click here to view. Ideally the resected root should have generous root divergence, as close root proximity will make surgery difficult. A study of 70 molar root resections. The role of resective periodontal surgery in the treatment of furcation defects. It was a conservative approach aiming to retain as much original tooth structure as possible against the option of extraction of the natural tooth.


Hemisection of mandibular molar with socket preservation.

J Glob Infect Dis. Is hemiwection implant-supported restoration better than a fixed partial denture to replace single missing teeth?

Diagnostic impressions were made with irreversible hydrocolloid impression material. Please review our privacy policy.

Treatment options included extraction of 36 followed by placement of implant, fixed partial denture or removable partial denture.

None, Conflict of Interest: When a tooth is extracted, a dental implant, bridge or other prosthetic hemisecion placed to fill the gap. When a hemisection is performed, the tooth is essentially cut in half.

Shah N, Gupta YK. The role of the prosthodontist in restoring root resected molars: A year retrospective study.

Hemisection: A conservative management of periodontally involved molar tooth in a young patient

Hemisection as a treatment option: Hemisectikn bone loss — Hemisectkon a significant amount of bone has been lost in an area adjacent to the tooth, the resulting lack of adequate attachment can jeopardize the whole tooth structure. The management, treatment and long-term retention of mandibular molar teeth with furcation involvement have always been a challenge in periodontal therapy. It may be a suitable alternative to extraction. The use of hemisection to retain a compromised tooth offers a prognosis comparable to any other tooth with endodontic treatment.


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How to cite this URL: Debridement and irrigation of the socket along with thorough root planning of distal root was hemisectikn. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

Received Jun 10; Accepted Jul If one of the roots is fractured or infected, a dentist will cut the tooth in half and prepare a crown on the remaining tooth.

Hemisection: A Window of Hope For Freezing Tooth

Hemisection of mesial root was done [ Figure 2a ] followed by splinting of second premolar, first molar and second molar with composite resin [ Figure 2b ]. J Nat Sci Biol Med. After reflection of flap, bony defect was evident and curettage and debridement were done. J Toth Dent Assoc ;