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CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 198-202

Regenerative pulp therapy for immature nonvital teeth with plasma-rich fibrin


Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Guru Nanak Institute of Dental Science and Research, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

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Amitava Bora
108/6 Nagendra Nath Road, Kolkata, West Bengal - 700 028
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DOI: 10.4103/0976-433X.162184

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Regenerative endodontics is a biologically based procedure designed to replace damaged structures such as dentin, root structures, and cells of the pulp dentin complex. Regeneration of dental tissue is possible from a variety of pre existing dental stem cells in a properly disinfected root canal system in the presence of suitable growth factors and scaffold medium. Platelet-rich plasma or platelet-rich fibrin act as ideal three-dimensional scaffold medium and a rich source of growth factors that favors from stem cell multiplication and differentiation. The present case report presents a case of regenerative endodontic procedure in a 11-year-old male child with necrotized 31 and 41 with large periapical radiolucency and extra oral discharging sinus where plasma-rich fibrin has been used as scaffold and a source of growth factors.


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