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CANAL. A trench dug for leading water in a particular direction, and confining it.
     2. Public canals are generally protected by the law which authorizes their being made. Various points have arisen under numerous laws authorizing the construction of canals, which have been decided in cases reported in 1 Yeates, 430; 1 Binn. 70; 1 Pennsyl. 462; 2 Pennsyl. 517; 7 Mass. 169; 1 Sumu. 46; 20 Johns. 103, 735; 2 Johns. 283; 7 John. Ch. 315; 1 Wend. 474; 5 Wend. 166; 8 Wend. 469; 4 Wend. 667; 6 Cowen, 698; 7 Cowen, 526 4 Hamm. 253; 5 Hamm. 141, 391; 6 Hamm. 126; 1 N. H. Rep. 339; See River.

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In its ninth year, Root Canal Awareness Week is a nationwide effort to encourage patients who need a root canal to see an endodontist to save their natural teeth.
There are a few studies and case reports using MTA in the mature apices to seal complete root canal space [Panzarini et al.
An epoxy resin-based sealer, AH Plus, was mixed according to the manufacturer's instructions and applied to the root canal walls while placing a size 40/0.
The root canal was cleaned with sodium hypochlorite 2,5%, using the same amount for each tooth.
He said the move is unnecessary as root canal treatment is usually done on dead teeth that have no blood in them.
TREATMENT Root canal treatment to clean out any infection.
What Kind Of Man sounds like it was dashed off after a night down the pub and Oxygen is the aural equivalent of a root canal filling.
The pampering eased her through a root canal and a tooth replacement, and now, with her fear of dental work gone, she has moved on to more elective procedures.
At the very least, he replies, to the recognition that abortion is an evil to be avoided, not something on a par with a root canal or a cataract removal.
In contrast, any other (non-poor) person who was in need of a root canal most likely would get the root canal rather than being restricted in choice--because of the insurer's preferences and limitations--that might cause future problems.
Craig McKay, 40, says his face swelled up like a football after Andrew Boyd filled a tooth when he should have treated a root canal problem.