Use of MTA in conjunction with an intraradicular endodontic file splint for treatment of horizontal root fracture- A case report.

  • Sumita A Bhagwat DYPU School of Dentistry, Nerul, Navi Mumbai, India
  • Priyanka Gundre DYPU School of Dentistry, Nerul, Navi Mumbai, India
  • Leena Padhye DYPU School of Dentistry, Nerul, Navi Mumbai, India
Keywords: MTA, endodontic file, horizontal root fracture


With the possibility of harnessing the regenerative potential of tissues, clinicians will find greater clinical instances where an old treatment modality used in conjunction with new materials gives greater clinical success in cases with poor clinical prognosis. This case typically illustrates such a situation where we successfully used MTATM in conjunction with an endodontic file used as an intracanal splint for repair of horizontally fractured root with minimal displacement of the fragments.  DOI: 10.21276/aohdr.1829

Author Biographies

Sumita A Bhagwat, DYPU School of Dentistry, Nerul, Navi Mumbai, India
Professor and Postgraduate Guide,Dept. of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics.
Priyanka Gundre, DYPU School of Dentistry, Nerul, Navi Mumbai, India
Ex-Resident, Dept. of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics
Leena Padhye, DYPU School of Dentistry, Nerul, Navi Mumbai, India
Professor & Head, Dept. of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics,


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