Apical periodontitis

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Yuranga Weerakkody et al.

Apical periodontitis refers to a spectrum of diseases that occur around the tooth apex these can include 1:

Complications

Apical periodontal disease of the maxillary teeth can extend into the maxillary sinuses with resultant odontogenic sinusitis.

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Article information

rID: 71919
System: Head & Neck
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Apical periodontal inflammation

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