Debris and smear layer removal efficacy and changes in morphology of dentinal tubules after using citric acid, tetracycline-hydrochloride and mixture of tetracycline and acid and detergent

Background: In periodontal diseases, contamination of roots with bacteria and their active biologic agents and smear layer formation following periodontal treatments, prevents reattachment of periodontal cells. As a matter of fact biomodification of root surface and removal of smear layer and debris...

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Main Authors: Ahmad Moghare Abed, Shirin Zahra Farhad, Alireza Farhad, Mehrdad Barekatain, Morvarid Mafi, Mohammad Shah Abooie
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2013-01-01
Series:Dental Research Journal
Online Access:;year=2013;volume=10;issue=2;spage=232;epage=237;aulast=Abed