International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

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Research Paper | Medicine Science | Albania | Volume 4 Issue 1, January 2015


The Alternative Treatment of Apical Cists with Diode Laser

Agron Bytyqi Msc. | Arben Muaj D.D.S. | Neada Hysenaj Msc.


Periapical lesions, diode laser Nd YAG, root canal disinfection, Periapical, lesions, diode, laser, Nd, YAG, root, canal, disinfection,

Abstract: In our study we tested the efficacy of disinfection with diode laser Nd YAG root canals of single-rooted teeth and lesion models of different sizes (6, 10 and 14 mm), in which we put the teeth and made an in vitro model. Teeth and models we re-infected with S. mitis as one of the most common microbes for re-infection, till the growth of the biofilm. The growth of the biofilm was confirmed microbiologically on agar plates. Viability of microorganisms in the samples after laser treatment and compared to samples without treatment, were analyzed with a fluorescence method by flow Cytometry. Therapy with diode laser Nd YAG showed a significant increase in the percentage of dead cells compared to the control group. At the same time we have found a significant difference between the different dimensions of periapical lesions. The smallest dimension lesions of 6 mm showed the highest number of dead cells.


Keywords: Periapical lesions, diode laser Nd YAG, root canal disinfection


Edition: Volume 4 Issue 1, January 2015,


Pages: 534 - 537


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Agron Bytyqi Msc., Arben Muaj D.D.S., Neada Hysenaj Msc., "The Alternative Treatment of Apical Cists with Diode Laser", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 4 Issue 1, January 2015, pp. 534-537, https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=SUB141154

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