Alveolit – It is a complication occurring after the tooth extraction; inflammation of the bone in the tooth slot. It is accompanied by local pain, swelling and fever.
This is a small surgical intervention during which the jaw bone is cut and the tooth root apex is removed. It is done in such cases, when previously treated tooth, which for some reason has a problem again and it fails to re-treat in endodontic way.
In which cases are made?
- Tooth root apex inflammation
- Large-scale cysts standing on apex
To remove the endodontic instruments broken at end of the root