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Is there a difference between a pulp extraction and a root canal?

Is there a difference between a pulp extraction and a root canal?

Look it up.: You need to see the basic parts of what makes up an entire tooth and all adjacent structures. Too detailed for answer here. ...Read more

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What is the difference between root canal and tooth extraction?

To save the tooth: root canal: you try and save the tooth by cleaning the inside of the tooth and removing the nerve extraction: tooth can not be saved and have to be removed. You need to get an exam and x-ray to see what is the best option for you. you can also send me your x-rays for a second opinion http://my.setmore.com/bookingpage/72b8c781-a64f-45c9-9314-934abdd25118 ...Read more

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What is the difference between a root canal and pulpal debridement?

What is the difference between a root canal and pulpal debridement?

Look it up.: You need to see the basic parts of what makes up an entire tooth and all adjacent structures. Too detailed for answer here. ...Read more

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Root canal vs. Tooth extraction. What's the difference?

Root canal therapy: is a endodontic treatment to repair and save a damaged or infected tooth instead of extraction. The procedure to replace infected root canal (nerve) with an artificial material. Extraction is when the whole tooth and root is removed. ...Read more

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When to know gen differences if u nd cavities, root canal, extractions? I would like opinions from other dentists before seeing dentist mon.

When to know gen differences if u nd  cavities, root canal, extractions? I would like opinions from other dentists before seeing dentist mon.

Internet Diagnosis: It is nearly impossible to tell you exactly what you need over the internet without seeing radiographs or your teeth. In addition, you cannot diagnose yourself. Seek several opinions from local dentists who can actually treat you if you have concerns. ...Read more

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Why do root canal and then extraction?

Dental Implant: Many factors can lead to root canal failure, as the root canal system of your tooth can be complex. Have the tooth extracted and replaced with a dental implant. ...Read more

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Is it better to have an extraction than root canal?

Root canal: If your dentist feels that with Root Canal AND restoration- crown , filling etc you can get at least 5 yrs out of do , do the RCT,....If you fail to restore the tooth in a timely fashion after doing a RCT,, you will ultimately lose the tooth, which is not the goal. ...Read more

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Are there any alternatives to extraction or root canal?

Are there any alternatives to extraction or root canal?

Brush daily: Well, to prevent them, you should brush and floss daily to prevent cavities. If you are at the point where you need either a root canal or an extraction, the answer is no. A root canal means you have a 'dead' nerve and usually an infection at the tip of the root. The only way to eliminate the infection is either a root canal or extraction of the tooth. ...Read more

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What is worse, a crown, root canal procedure, or extraction?

What is worse, a crown, root canal procedure, or extraction?

Depends: If the tooth has healthy roots and surrounding periodontal tissues then a root canal treatment and a crown would be the treatment of choice. But if the tooth is infected and might have a poor prognosis , then extraction would probably be the best treatment . Your dentist would be able to give you the right advise after examination. ...Read more

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