Acta Scientific Dental Sciences (ASDS)(ISSN: 2581-4893)

Review Article Volume 7 Issue 4

Diagnosis, a Predominant Aspect in Furcation Management: A Review


Seema Dental college and hospital, Rishikesh Uttarakhand, India (University- Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University Srinagar Uttarakhand, India

*Corresponding Author: Anamika, Seema Dental college and hospital, Rishikesh Uttarakhand, India (University- Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University Srinagar Uttarakhand, India.

Received: February 21, 2023; Published: March 07, 2023


The diagnosis of a disease is of utmost importance and the entire outcome of the treatment depends upon it. For a proper diagnosis, different traditional as well as new modalities are there and many more are still under progression. The traditional and the gold standard diagnosis for furcation depends on the clinical examination using a Naber’s probe along with the periapical radiography. Various new modalities such as Computed tomography, Cone beam computed tomography, substraction radiography, digital radiography have been introduced with various latest fronteirs like fiberscopes, ultrasonography etc. This article reviews the traditional as well new frontiers that have made the diagnosis more precise and feasible.

Keywords: Diagnosis; New Frontiers; Furcation Involvement; Furcation Defects; Furcation Probes


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Citation: Anamika. “Diagnosis, a Predominant Aspect in Furcation Management: A Review".Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 7.4 (2023): 14-18.


Copyright: © 2023 Anamika. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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