Evaluation of the Efficacy of Diode Laser in Maturogenesis of Immature Teeth with Necrotic Pulps: An in Vivo Study “Part One”.

Authors

  • Abd El Rahman Ossama El Mekkawi1, Medhat Abd-El Rahman Kataia2, Magdy Mohamed Ali3, Stefano Benedicenti4, Reham El Sayed Abdel Salam5, Ahmed Mohamed El Sayed6

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijphrd.v11i3.1721

Keywords:

Diode Laser, Triple Antibiotic Paste, Revascularization, Canal Disinfection, Immature Necrotic Teeth.

Abstract

Context: The present study was performed to evaluate the Efficacy of Diode Laser in maturogenesis of
Immature Teeth with Necrotic Pulps in comparison to conventional technique of revascularization using triple
antibiotic mix. Immature necrotic permanent maxillary anterior teeth of medically free patients 8-16years
old were used to perform regenerative endodontic procedures (revascularization) and divided into 3 groups
(n = 10) : group I: Ten teeth were disinfected by triple antibiotic paste then Revascularization was done
using the standard method. Group II: Ten teeth were Laser disinfected; Revascularization was done using the
standard method. Group III: Ten teeth were disinfected by triple antibiotic paste then Revascularization was
done using the standard method followed by diode laser bio-stimulation. Follow-up was done at 3, 6, 9 and
12 months intervals and included clinical examination for signs and symptoms and radiographic evaluation
for increase in root length, increase in root thickness, a decrease in apical diameter, and a decrease in lesion
size, and the antibacterial efficacy of the Diode laser (980) nm and triple antibiotic disinfection method
on the colony forming units.It was resulted that, the colony forming unit’s results reveled non-significant
difference in percent change after treatment between triple antibiotic paste and laser disinfection. It was
concluded that: Diode laser irradiation seems to be a valuable tool in the eradication of polymicrobial nature
of root canal infection. Diode laser could be used instead of triple antibiotic paste for disinfection of root
canals in revascularization. Diode laser decontamination showed no teeth discoloration as opposed by the
triple antibiotic paste.

Author Biography

Abd El Rahman Ossama El Mekkawi1, Medhat Abd-El Rahman Kataia2, Magdy Mohamed Ali3, Stefano Benedicenti4, Reham El Sayed Abdel Salam5, Ahmed Mohamed El Sayed6

1Assistant Lecturer of Endodontic Department of Misr University of Since and Technology, 2Professor, of
Endodontics Cairo University. 3Dean of Faculty of dentistry, Beni Suef University, 4Professor, of Endodontics and
Restorative Dentistry University of Genoa Misr University for Science and Technology, 5Associate Professor and
Head of Endodontics Department El-Minia University. 6Research and Development Center, Misr University for
Science and Technology.

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Published

2020-03-26

How to Cite

Abd El Rahman Ossama El Mekkawi1, Medhat Abd-El Rahman Kataia2, Magdy Mohamed Ali3, Stefano Benedicenti4, Reham El Sayed Abdel Salam5, Ahmed Mohamed El Sayed6. (2020). Evaluation of the Efficacy of Diode Laser in Maturogenesis of Immature Teeth with Necrotic Pulps: An in Vivo Study “Part One”. Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, 11(3), 1387–1392. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijphrd.v11i3.1721