NON-SURGICAL MANAGEMENT OF LARGE PERIAPICAL CYST: A CASE REPORT

Dr. Hussain Mookhtiar, Dr. Vivek Hegde, Dr. Srilatha Shanmugasundaram, Dr. Meheriar A. Chopra, Dr. Murtaza Zhabuawala

Abstract


Aim: This case report aims at treating a large peripical lesion with non-surgical approach with intra-canal medication
Background: Small periapical lesions of endodontic origin usually heal by conventional endodontic therapy alone.
Conservative nonsurgical management of such lesions eliminates the possibility of complications of surgery along with wider patient compliance
and acceptance.
Case description: A periapical cystic lesion associated with 21 22 23 was treated conservatively using water based Calcium hydroxide paste as
intracanal medicament is reported.
Clinical significance: The treatment was successful as evidenced by relief of symptoms and radiographic evaluation.
Conclusion: Large periapical cyst-like lesions can resolve by nonsurgical endodontic therapy employing calcium hydroxide intracanal
interappointment medicament.


Keywords


Periapical Lesion, Calcium Hydroxide, Non-surgical Management

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