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Electrocautery devitalizes pulp by carbonization and coagulation necrosis [Ranly, 1994].
These methods increase associated morbidity and have the potential to devitalize bone, particularly with exposure obtained through a single midline incision.
We have to have a workable idea of what the short story is, and that's always hard because ideas tend to be abstract, to devitalize what they're about, while in turn life recoils in pain from being roped in by concepts in order to tie it down and classify it.
On the other hand, the Republican Reagan administration tried to devitalize the commission.