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Endo Questions for the RWE Faculty:

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Endo Questions for the RWE Faculty:: apicoectomy !!

Missing

Joined: July 2018

Rank: Officer

Posts: 33

#1
When it's indicated to do apicoectomy ??
Allen_ali_nasseh

Joined: August 2013

Rank: Faculty General

Posts: 297

#2
In reply to Mina Moheb When non-surgical revision is not possible due to an obstacle in the way in the form of a non-removal post, fractured instrument, ledge, or non-retreatable root canal filling material. Otherwise, non-surgical revision is always a better option when possible. 
Missing

Joined: July 2018

Rank: Officer

Posts: 33

#3
Could repeated infection , persistent infection for long time needs apicoectomy??
Allen_ali_nasseh

Joined: August 2013

Rank: Faculty General

Posts: 297

#4
In reply to Mina Moheb Yes. That’s a good indication too.