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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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came to a conclusion that Gutta Flow shows great adhesion to the root canal wall and the gutta-percha point, without presence of gaps and cracks [15].
But when Dr Norfolk was performing the root canal treatment on the tooth, instead of blowing debris away with the instrument, she blew air into the hole she'd made for the treatment.
13) More recently, nondestructive protocols using [micro]CT have been shown to provide an accurate quantitative and qualitative evaluation of the residual filling material and the amount of root canal enlargement after retreatment procedures.
In case of a not totally clean root canal (score 0), the part with most residual root-filling material (worst) was scored (scores 1-4), and how large a proportion of the total root length it affected (0%-100%), and where it was located (scores 1-3).
In fact, one study showed the DNA of pathogens typical for root canals and for periodontal infection were present in the blood clots of patients with acute myocardial infarction
When preparation of the root canal was complete, 2 mL 17% EDTA was applied for 1 min to remove the smear layer and the canal was flushed again with 2 mL 2.
faecalis in root canal was not associated with their presence in saliva.
Mean difference was measured at 1mm, 4mm, 7mm and 10mm from the apex pre- and post-instrumentation from both the inner and outer walls of the root canal system.
spontaneous pain history and internal root canal absorption) or trauma history.
In total, 1038 CBCT images of maxillary premolars (521 of maxillary first premolars and 517 of maxillary second premolars), recorded using Promax 3D Max (Planmeca Oy, Helsinki, Finland) were selected based on the following criteria: (i) complete root structure, no fracture; (ii) clear root canal morphology without absorption, calcification, and root filling material; (iii) no posts, crowns, or artificial crowns; and (iv) clear and complete image of the tooth.
USA], Oct 24 ( ANI ): Now, undergoing a root canal treatment will not be difficult, as researchers have developed an injectable antimicrobial gel that could disinfect a tooth during a root canal procedure.
The purpose of irrigants is to disinfect the root canal system, remove the smear layer and provide long term antibacterial effects.