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What happens during tooth extraction on old root canal?

8 doctors weighed in
Dr George Hanna
Dentistry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Normal process

root canal teeth are soft and might brake during extraction.

In brief: Normal process

root canal teeth are soft and might brake during extraction.
Dr George Hanna
Dr George Hanna
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Dr John Thaler
Dentistry - Prosthodontics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Breakage

Tooth can shatter and this makes for a little more complicated extraction.
See the oral surgeon only for this type of extraction. Good luck.

In brief: Breakage

Tooth can shatter and this makes for a little more complicated extraction.
See the oral surgeon only for this type of extraction. Good luck.
Dr John Thaler
Dr John Thaler
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Dr Paul Grin
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Cautious approach

The root canal teeth are very weak and a root can easily break off during extraction.
So, it’s best if the dentist approaches this extraction very precisely, treating it as a potential surgical situation with cautious approach.

In brief: Cautious approach

The root canal teeth are very weak and a root can easily break off during extraction.
So, it’s best if the dentist approaches this extraction very precisely, treating it as a potential surgical situation with cautious approach.
Dr Paul Grin
Dr Paul Grin
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