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POSTERIOR TEETH THAT SUFFER FROM ADVANCING BONE LOSS WITH INVOLVEMENT OF THE AREA BETWEEN THE ROOTS (FURCATION) DO NOT NECESSARILY NEED TO BE EXTRACTED. VERY OFTEN THE AMPUTATION OF ONE ROOT HELPS HYGIENE MEASURES, ELIMINATES THE INFECTION AND ALLOWS THE SUCCESFUL LONG TERM RETENTION OF THE TOOTH INVOLVED

Case 1

REMOVAL OF ONE ROOT LEAVING THE TOOTH SUPPORTED ON TWO ROOTS. THE MOLAR REQUIRED A ROOT TREATMENT FOLLOWING ROOT RESECTION. SHOWN IS THE 8 YEAR FOLLOWUP

Case 2

SEVERE BONE LOSS AROUND ONE ROOT OF THE MOLAR. A ROOT TREATMENT WAS REQUIRED ON THE RETAINED ROOT AND THE 10 YEAR FOLLOWUP SHOWS GOOD STABILITY

Case 3

THE CROWNED TOOTH SUFFERED A FRACTURE AROUND ONE ROOT. THIS WAS SECTIONED OFF AND EXCELLENT STABILITY IS SEEN AT 2 YEARS

Case 4

ROOT FAILURE AND BONE LOSS ASSOCIATED AROUND ONE ROOT OF A MOLAR. IT WAS RESECTED AND THE 18 MONTH  FOLLOWUP SHOWS EXCELLENT BONEY HEALING