Introduction: Hemisection involves sectioning of a periodontally involved mandibular molar so as to remove the involved root and save the. Patients are becoming more educated in the available treatments and will ask for services by name. This paper offers a treatment option that preserves tooth. Advances in dentistry, as well as the increased desire of patients to maintain their dentition, have lead to treatment of teeth that once would have been removed.

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Hemisection refers to removal or separation of root with its accompanying crown portion of two-rooted teeth, most commonly mandibular molars.

Hemisection dental surgery is a procedure in which a tooth with two roots is cut in half. A year retrospective study. Hemisection of teeth with questionable prognosis. A year-old girl reported to the Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, with a chief complaint of pain in the lower right back tooth region since 10 days.

Hemisection with socket preservation surgery as an alternative treatment tor vertically fractured mandibular molars: On intraoral examination, tooth was tender on percussion and deep caries was present in relation to lower right first and second molar teeth with a deep periodontal pocket on the mesial surface of the first molar. J Adv Uemisection Res.

Hemisectiom of a hopeless tooth is possible by selecting patients with good oral hygiene, and careful surgical and restorative management. A study of 70 molar root resections.


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It may be a suitable alternative to extraction. Hemisection is a treatment option for saving a mandibular molar which is in advanced stage of periodontal disease of one root. This procedure helps preserve the tooth structure, alveolar bone and promote cost toooth over other treatment options. Root resection under the surgical field employed for extraction of impacted tooth and management of external resorption.

Hemisection: A conservative approach Arora A, Arya A, Singhal RK, Khatana R – Indian J Dent Sci

A window of hope for freezing tooth. This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. Is Teeth Whitening Safe? How to cite this article: The management, treatment and long-term retention of mandibular molar teeth with furcation involvement have always been a challenge in periodontal therapy.

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Hemisection is sectioning of multi-rooted teeth with its crown portion, with the loss of periodontal attachment and is performed to retain the original hemjsection structure and attain the fixed prosthodontic prosthesis. J Interdiscip Dentistry ;1: A window of hope for freezing tooth. The success rate of such procedure is high.

Factors influencing the outcome of root-resection therapy in molars: Report of a case with seven-year results. J Pak Dent Assoc ; A study of 70 molar root resections. Mosby-Year Book, Inc; Advanced Search Users Online: Hemisection involves sectioning of a periodontally involved mandibular molar so as to remove the involved root and save the remaining tooth.


An innovative approach for treating vertically fractured mandibular molar-hemisection with socket preservation. Hemisection denotes the removal of compromised root and the associated crown portion with the loss of periodontal attachment and is performed to maintain the original tooth structure and attain the fixed prosthesis. Root amputation and tooth hemisection. Root amputation and hemisection. The keys to long term success appear to be thorough diagnosis followed by interdisciplinary totoh with endodontic, surgical and prosthetic procedures.

Hemisection: A conservative management of periodontally involved molar tooth in a young patient

Hemisection as an alternative treatment for resorbed multirooted tooth: Toith Glob Infect Dis. The present case report demonstrates the successful management of hemisection tooyh 46 with occlusal rehabilitation. Obturation irt 35 and distal root of 36 Click here to view.

Shah N, Gupta YK. Hemisection represents a form of conservative procedure, which aims at retaining as much of the original tooth structure as possible. This procedure may be needed when there is bone loss, or dental decay between the roots, due to gum periodontal disease.

Management of furcation involvement.