Vital Pulpotomy to Treat a Recently Fractured Tooth

Recently fractured tooth with exposed pulp

Bur used to remove 4 mm of coronal pulp

Calcium hydroxide promotes pulpal irritation to form a protective dentinal bridge

Retrograde amalgam carrier used to delivery calcium hydroxide

Acrylic bonding used to restore fracture site

Table of Contents
Smile Book I
Common Dental Problems and Procedures
Jan Bellows, D.V.M. Diplomate, American Veterinary Dental College
Section 1: Extraction of Retained Deciduous Teeth
Section 2: Periodontal Disease
Section 3: Endodontics
Vital Pulpotomy
Apexogenesis Therapy
Repair of Fractured Canine Tooth
Fractured Upper Fourth Premolar
Section 4: Feline Oral Resorptive Lesions
Section 5: Feline Stomatitis Syndrome
Section 6: Orthodontics

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Smile Book Series


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