What is Root Canal?

Category: Surgeries


Root canal is endodontic therapy that involves a sequence of treatment for the pulp of a tooth whose end result is the elimination of infection and protection of the decontaminated tooth from future microbial invasion.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 2
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Root Canal

Side effect Patients
Facial neuralgia 1
Facial pain 1
Numbness in chin 1

Why patients stopped taking Root Canal

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
See all 12 patients who've stopped having Root Canal


Stopped having Root Canal

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 11
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 2
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
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