Review Article
Volume 19 Issue 2 - 2020
A-Z Pulpotomy Agent: Literature Review
Ameena Ahmed1*, Tarun Sihag2, Siraj DAA Khan3, Mansour Hebah Thabet Almakrami4, Ali Mana Abdullah Alabbas5 and Nawaf Muidh Alyami5
1Reader, Geetanjali Dental and Research Institute, Udaipur, India
2Senior Lecturer, Geetanjali Dental and Research Institute, Udaipur, India
3Pediatric Dentist, Faculty of Dentistry, Najran University, Saudi Arabia
4General Dental Practitioner, Saudi Arabia
5Interns, Faculty of Dentistry, Najran University, Saudi Arabia
*Corresponding Author: Ameena Ahmed, Reader, Geetanjali Dental and Research Institute, Udaipur, India.
Received: January 04, 2020; Published: January 22, 2020




Abstract

Objective: Pulpotomy is a common procedure to treat asymptomatic reversible pulpitis in primary molars. The aim of this study is to review different materials used so far for pulpotomy that has appeared in previously published papers. 

Method: Authors performed data extraction independently from various sources within Medline, ScienceDirect, Cochrane, Research Gate, until 2019. All new medicaments including natural were included in this study

Results: Total no of 24 significant pulpotomy agents were being found from 104 published papers. All these medicaments had been compared with the standard pulpotomy agents, and their success rates have been demonstrated 

Conclusion: A number of novel medicament agents, including natural products, have emerged in the recent past promising us a good clinical success rate.

Keywords: Dental Pulp; Pulpotomy; Pulpotomy Medicaments

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Citation: Ameena Ahmed., et al. “A-Z Pulpotomy Agent: Literature Review". EC Dental Science 19.2 (2020): 01-08.

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