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Middle Mesial Canal in Mandibular Molar: Two Case Report

Anjali Vats Shrivastava, Tanvir Singh Teja, Ankur Vats, Gurkirat Singh Grewal, Suchi Aggarwal, Shashi Paul

Keywords : Mandibular first molars, middle mesial canal, cone beam computed tomography, dental operating microscope

Citation Information : Vats Shrivastava A, Singh Teja T, Vats A, Singh Grewal G, Aggarwal S, Paul S. Middle Mesial Canal in Mandibular Molar: Two Case Report. 2013; 1 (1):64-66.

DOI: 10.1055/s-0038-1670600

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Published Online: 08-05-2023

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From the past several years, there have been numerous studies that describe the morphology of teeth, including mandibular first molars. This tooth presents a high rate of intercanals and anastomosis, mainly in the apical 5 mm, which presents a clinical challenge in terms of cleaning and disinfection. A missed canal can lead to failure of endodontic therapy. Therefore every effort must be made to locate additional canals if any. This case report shows a variation in conventional anatomy in mandibular first molars.

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