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Endo Questions for the RWE Faculty:: Resin sealer

Missing

Joined: July 2018

Rank: Officer

Posts: 33

#1
Is the resin sealer has the capability to flow through lateral canals ,accessory canals and isthmuses??
Allen_ali_nasseh

Joined: August 2013

Rank: Faculty General

Posts: 299

#2
In reply to Mina Moheb Sure, Resin, ZOE, and Bioceramic all have flow rates that allow them to pass through some of these areas... of course, that's provided these areas are clean of debris and have not been packed with smear layer during instrumentation. The Bioceramic, although less radioopaque will have a better chance of flowing in these areas through capillary action since it's hydrophilic compared to resin/ZOE, which are hydrophobic, and because these areas invariably contain some aqueous fluids. Hope this helps. :)