volume 38, issue 4, P649-655 2007
DOI: 10.1590/s1517-83822007000400013
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Abstract: ABSTRACTThis study investigated the effectiveness of detergent and aqueous solutions of 2% chlorhexidine digluconate in decontaminating gutta-percha cones (gpc) contaminated with bacteria, yeast, or bacterial spores. Guttapercha cones were contaminated with 10 7 -10 8 colony-forming units per milliliter (cfu/ml) of the following test organisms: Staphylococcus aureus, Enterococcus faecalis, Escherichia coli, or Candida albicans. Spores of Bacillus subtilis were also tested. Contaminated gpc were treated with t…

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