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October 31, 2015

Two-Rooted Maxillary Central Incisor

A review of literature reveals that the anatomy of maxillary central incisors is single-rooted teeth with a single canal in 100% of cases. The prevalence of maxillary central incisors with 2 roots is extremely rare and has never been investigated; only a few clinical case reports have been published (Levin et al. 2015). 











Below there is a similar case report from Levin et al. published in the Journal of Endodontics
This article can be read in full HERE


October 30, 2015

Three-Rooted Maxillary Premolar

The following outstanding clinical case was performed by 
Dr. Konstantinos Kalogeropoulos 
and posted in the Facebook page 'Athens Endo'


Below, the anatomy of a similar three-rooted maxillary premolar is detailed