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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Hemisection: A Window of Hope For Freezing Tooth

It may be a suitable alternative to extraction. Report of a case with seven-year results. Hemisection as an alternative treatment for resorbed multirooted tooth — A case report.

This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3. A case-report and review. Learn more about Endodontic Surgery. Advances in dentistry has provided an opportunity to maintain a functional dentition for lifetime. After appropriate local anaesthesia, a crevicular incision was made from first premolar to second molar region.

The role of resective periodontal surgery in the treatment of furcation defects. A year retrospective study. An improperly shaped occlusal contact area converts acceptable forces into destructive forces leading to ultimate hooth of hemisection. Endodontics is a specialty within dentistry. Radiograph with mesial root extracted Click here to view.


National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. From a restorative standpoint, treatment by hemisection is indicated for failure of an abutment within a fixed prosthesis, provided a portion of the tooth can be retained to act as the abutment for the prosthesis.

A year retrospective study. Hemisection as an alternative treatment for vertically fractured mandibular molars. Periodontic Phase After appropriate local anaesthesia, a crevicular incision was made from first premolar to second molar region. Preoperative Click here to view. The remaining root may be inoperable for the necessary root canal treatment.

J Pak Dent Assoc hemiseciton To halt the progression of disease and to prevent the recession of the jawbone, part of the tooth may be removed through a hemisection.

Post cementation instructions regarding periodontal maintenance were given. Concurring with previous reports, hemisection is a valid treatment option for the molar teeth’s in young children, which otherwise have to be extracted due to extensive caries.

Pre-Operative tooth Click here to view. Int J Dent Clin ;3: Related articles Furcation hemisection mandibular molar resection. Hemisection — A conservative approach for a periodontally hdmisection tooth — A case report.


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What is hemisection dental surgery?

Occlusal table is reduced in size in order to decrease the forces on the retained hemisected root. J Int Oral Health ;3: Hemisection — A window of hope for a perishing tooth. Factors influencing the outcome of root-resection therapy in molars: The diagnosis and treatment of molar furcation invasions.

After reflection of flap, bony defect was evident and curettage and debridement were done. The use of hemisection to retain a compromised tooth offers a prognosis comparable to any other tooth with endodontic treatment.

Restoration can contribute to hemksection destruction, if margins are defective or if nonocclusal surfaces do not have physiologic form. Mesial root extracted Click here to view. At this point, the dentist can definitively determine whether one of the roots can be saved, or if both should be discarded. Hemisection of mandibular molar with socket preservation.