Apexogenesis Therapy After Fracture of an Immature Adult Tooth

Eight-month-old dog with pulpal exposure in recently fractured canine

Calcium hydroxide applied over exposed pulp before bonding

Pre-treatment radiograph showing open apex

Radiography one month after vital pulpotomy. Apex closing (apexogenesis)

Conventional endodontics performed four months later

Final tooth restoration with attached metallic crown

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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