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Title: Complications following an accidental sodium hypochlorite extrusion: A report of two cases
Author: Bosch Aranda, María Luisa
Canalda Sahli, Carlos
Barbosa de Figueiredo, Rui Pedro
Gay Escoda, Cosme
Keywords: Endodòncia
Endodontics
Issue Date: 2012
Publisher: Medicina Oral SL
Abstract: Sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) is the most commonly used solution in root canal treatments, as it is a low-cost method that displays a very effective antimicrobial activity against microbiota of infected root canals. However, this solution can cause complications especially due to its cytotoxic features. When this solution is injected into the adjacent tissues, the patient usually experiences intense pain, and an urgent treatment should be implemented in order to prevent a long-term sequelae. This paper describes the clinical features of two patients that experienced an accidental extrusion of NaOCl after endodontic treatment of varying severity and with different treatments. Furthermore, it shows the long-term neurologic injuries that this type of accidents may cause and a treatment protocol for these situations will be suggested.
Note: Reproducció del document publicat a: http://dx.doi.org/10.4317/jced.50767
It is part of: Journal of Clinical and Experimental Dentistry, 2012, vol. 4, num. 3, p. 194-198
Related resource: http://dx.doi.org/10.4317/jced.50767
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2445/34606
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