Prolonged sensitivity to heat or cold
Tenderness to touch and chewing
Discolouration of the tooth
Drainage and tenderness in the lymph nodes as well as nearby gum and tissues
Removes the infected or injured pulp from the crown and roots of a tooth.
After cleaning, the canal is disinfected, shaped, filled and sealed with a natural rubber-like material.
A crown is sometimes recommended as a separate procedure to the tooth to strengthen it.
Cleaning and shaping
Obturation (canal packed with rubber and cement sealer)