Daily Archives: March 28, 2017

CASE FILE: Sinus involved endodontically

Sinus floor perforated and inflammation present. Presents as chronic sinusitis. Possible treatment options?   Another example of how well we can see the problem in 3D. Notice the destruction of the sinus floor and an inflammatory response in the sinus. Comments?

CASE FILE: Internal resorption and bone loss

    You will never see the extent of resorption and destruction on a PA or pan compared to CBCT. Here we are looking sagittally at extensive resorption on lingual of #3.1 and loss of bone apically.     What treatment challenges do you see with this case?

Conebeam CT and Sinus

  Do you have patients that complain of tooth sensitivity but the PA or PAN doesn’t show any pathosis, leaving you and your patient frustrated and not sure how to solve the issue? CBCT can give you those answers! Some things to consider: Periapical Lesion –inflammatory changes of mucosal lining (average mucosal thickening 7.4mm) Sinusitis […]