Mini Review
Volume 19 Issue 1 - 2020
Sealing Ability of Bioceramic Sealer- Short Review
Nawras Maher Mostafa*
Private Sector, Iraq
*Corresponding Author: Nawras Maher Mostafa, Private Sector, Iraq.
Received: November 25, 2019; Published: December 09, 2019

Bioceramic based sealers which have been introduced recently in endodontics that contain biocompatible ceramic materials or metal oxides with enhanced sealing ability that are designed particularly for medical and dental applications. These materials have ability to either function as human tissues or to resorb and encourage the regeneration of natural tissues. They can achieve excellent hermetic seal, antibacterial properties, highly hydrophilic, dimensional stable and have good radiopacity, these properties make them good choice in endodontics. The aim of this review is to evaluate the sealing ability and the adaptation of Bioceramic sealer compared to other sealers and when be used with different obturation techniques using Micro-CT. in this short review we found the obturation with Bioceramic sealers has comparable but not superior to other sealers when used as a single cone regarding to the size and distribution of voids. The Bioceramic sealers can give efficient results with smaller size of voids when it used with other obturation techniques other than single cone. However, more researches to compare Bioceramic sealers with different sealers using different obturation techniques.

Keywords: Bioceramic; Sealing ability; Micro-ct


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Citation: Nawras Maher Mostafa. “Sealing Ability of Bioceramic Sealer- Short Review”. EC Dental Science 19.1 (2020): 01-04.

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