root canal treatment


root canal treatment
type of dental treatment for repairing the root of the tooth

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • root canal treatment — (in endodontics) the procedure of removing the remnants of the pulp of a tooth, cleaning and shaping the canal inside the tooth, and filling the root canal (see root filling). The entire treatment usually extends over several visits. It is used… …   Medical dictionary

  • root canal treatment — (in endodontics) the procedure of removing the remnants of the pulp of a tooth, cleaning and shaping the canal inside the tooth, and filling the root canal (see root filling). The entire treatment usually extends over several visits. It is used… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • root canal treatment — see under therapy …   Medical dictionary

  • Лечение Корневого Канала Пульпы Зуба (Root Canal Treatment) — (в эндодонтии) процедура, заключающаяся в удалении остатков пульпы зуба, очищении и формировании канала внутри зуба с его последующим заполнением (см. Пломба корневая). Этот вид лечения применяется для устранения зубной боли, а также в ходе… …   Медицинские термины

  • Root canal — A root canal is the commonly used term for the main canals within the dentin of the tooth. These are part of the natural cavity within a tooth that consists of the dental pulp chamber, the main canals, and sometimes more intricate anatomical… …   Wikipedia

  • root canal — n. 1. a small, tubular channel, normally filled with pulp, in the root of a tooth 2. a treatment or procedure involving the opening, cleaning, filling, etc. of a root canal …   English World dictionary

  • root canal therapy — root′ canal ther apy n. 1) den the branch of endodontics that treats disease of the dental pulp 2) den a treatment for such disease in which the pulp is removed and replaced by filling material …   From formal English to slang

  • root canal therapy — the aspect of endodontics concerned with the treatment of diseases of the dental pulp, consisting of partial (pulpotomy) or complete (pulpectomy) extirpation of the diseased pulp, cleaning and sterilization of the empty root canal, enlarging and… …   Medical dictionary

  • root canal — root ca.nal n a treatment in which a ↑dentist removes a diseased area in the root of a tooth …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • root canal — treatment of the embedded part of a tooth, crowning a root of a tooth …   English contemporary dictionary


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