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exposure

noun danger, discovery, exposé, exposition, hazard, jeopardy, laying open, liability, manifestation, openness, perceptibility, peril, presentation, publication, publicity, revelation, risk, susceptibility, susceptivity, unfolding, unmasking, visibility, vulnerability
Associated concepts: exposure to asbestos, exposure to toxic chemical, insurance coverage and exposure
See also: admission, bad repute, detection, disclosure, discovery, expression, impeachment, manifestation, publicity, risk
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During the operative procedures, if the cavity extended more than 1mm on the buccal and/or lingual walls, or if a carious pulp exposure with obvious bleeding occurred, the tooth was excluded.
If the fracture is superficial and there is no pulp exposure, the loose fragments are first removed, after which the rough subgingival fracture surface is smoothed and the exposed dentine is covered.
None of the respondents responded that they would instruct a student to perform an elective pulpotomy where there was no pulp exposure in either of those two scenarios.
The procedure is indicated when caries removal results in pulp exposure in a primary tooth with a normal pulp or reversible pulpitis or after a traumatic pulp exposure [AAPD, 2007-8].