Endodontic treatment of a large cyst-like periradicular lesion using a combination of antibiotic drugs: A case report


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Ozan U., Er K.

JOURNAL OF ENDODONTICS, vol.31, no.12, pp.898-900, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/01.don.0000164129.74235.8e
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ENDODONTICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.898-900

Abstract

This case report describes the endodontic treatment of a large cyst-like periradicular lesion using a combination of antibiotic drugs. A 15-yr-old boy with a large cyst-like lesion from the apices of his teeth 29 to 31. Conservative root canal treatment was performed (tooth #30). During treatment procedure, 2.5% sodium hypochlorite solution was used for irrigation and a combination of antibiotic drugs was used for the intracanal dressing. Periapical healing was observed 3-month after initial treatment and continued at the 7-month review.