Nivedhitha MS

Department of Conservative dentistry and Endodontics, Saveetha Dental College and Hospitals, Saveetha Institute of Medical And Technical Sciences, Saveetha University Tamilnadu, Chennai, India


  • Research   
    Endodontic Periodontal Lesion Diagnosis and Treatment Decision Analysis
    Author(s): Keerthika R and Nivedhitha MS*

    The relationship between periodontal and endodontic disease has been a controversial aspect for more than a century. Differentiating between these periodontal and endodontic disease is very difficult due their developmental, embryonic, anatomic and functional similarities. Nature pain is often considered as the first clue which should be supported by the radiographic and clinical evaluation for the correct diagnosis of the condition. The aim of this review was to develop a decision tree for easier and accurate diagnosis of periodontal and endodontic disease. A brief pubmed search was performed on endodontic and periodontal lesion using “MESH” terms “endo-perio lesion”, “diagnosis of endo perio lesion”,” decision making of endo-perio lesion”. In addition some websites and local guidelines were screened. By following the correct and approp.. Read More»

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