Root Resorption: What Is It and What Can Be Done?

Root resorption is a generally uncommon problem where your tooth’s structure is actually eaten away. Although resorption is a natural process that happened to all of us when we were kids (think about shedding your primary teeth and getting permanent teeth), root resorption shouldn’t occur in adult teeth. How does root resorption happen, and what can you do about it? An article by Dr. Rex Hoang. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: ROOT RESORPTION: WHAT IS IT, AND WHAT CAN BE DONE?

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