The Effect of Different Irrigation Solutions on the Accuracy of Two Electronic Apex Locators in Locating Artificial Root Perforations


AYDIN Z. U. , ALTUNBAŞ D. , Meseci B.

MEANDROS MEDICAL AND DENTAL JOURNAL, cilt.21, ss.134-139, 2020 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 21 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/meandros.galenos.2020.41196
  • Dergi Adı: MEANDROS MEDICAL AND DENTAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.134-139

Özet

Objective: This study aimed to assess the accuracy of the Raypex 6 (VDW GmbH, Munich, Germany) and Root ZX mini (J. Morita Corp., Tokyo, Japan) electronic apex locators (EALs) with regard to detecting root perforations in dry conditions and in the presence of irrigation solutions [2.5% sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl), 17% ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA) and Qmix].