volume 47, issue 3, P143 2017
DOI: 10.5051/jpis.2017.47.3.143
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Abstract: PurposeThe aim of the present exploratory study was to evaluate extraction socket healing at sites with a history of periodontal and endodontic pathology.MethodsThe mandibular 4th premolar teeth in 5 adult beagle dogs served as experimental units. Periodontal and endodontic lesions were induced in 1 premolar site in each animal using wire ligatures and pulpal exposure over 3 months (diseased sites). The contralateral premolar sites served as healthy controls. The mandibular 4th premolar teeth were then extract…

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