True-Combined Endodontic-Periodontal Lesion: A Sequential Endodontic Treatment


True-combined endodontic-periodontal lesion
Endodontic treatment


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El Abbassi S, Bassim N, Sakout M, Abdallaoui F. True-Combined Endodontic-Periodontal Lesion: A Sequential Endodontic Treatment. Integr J Med Sci [Internet]. 2022 Jan. 1 [cited 2023 Mar. 30];9. Available from:


A combined endodontic-periodontal lesion is defined by the coexistence of endodontic and periodontal infection in the same tooth, both of which attack and destroy the attachment system. This complicates therapeutic management because treating both infections simultaneously would be inconvenient in clinical practice. As a result, periodontal and endodontic treatment stages must be sequenced. The general objective of this article is to shed light on the role of the endodontic approach in treating combined endodontic-periodontal lesions and underline its influence on the prognosis of this condition specifically.


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