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IP Indian Journal of Conservative and Endodontics


Root canal sealers: An review


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Author Details : Preeti Mishra*, Sachin Gupta, Vineeta Nikhil, Shikha Jaiswal, Shalya Raj

Volume : 3, Issue : 3, Year : 2018

Article Page : 69-74


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Abstract

The main function of the sealer is to fill the gaps between the core material and the walls of the root canal. A hermetic seal cannot be obtained without the use of a sealer which forms a fluid tight seal and barrier between the dentin and core material apically, laterally and coronally. All sealers are required to possess certain physical and biological properties. These properties include biocompatibility, strength, sealing ability, adequate working and setting time, flow, solubility and various other characteristics. However, no sealer has been shown to be totally satisfactory for clinical use. This article review the ideal properties, functions, classification and methods of application of sealers for better clinical understanding.

Keywords: Hermetic seal, Flow, Root canal sealers, Sealing ability

Doi : 10.18231/2456-8953.2018.0018

How to cite : Mishra P , Gupta S , Nikhil V , Jaiswal S , Raj S , Root canal sealers: An review. IP Indian J Conserv Endod 2018;3(3):69-74

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