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Question Asked on 1/8/2016
 

How many posts should I use in a multi-rooted tooth?

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If the tooth being treated is a premolar or incisor, one post is sufficient. If the tooth is a molar and is severely compromised or lacks adequate tooth structure, two posts may be considered (See Figure 3 on pg. 3). However, one post is generally appropriate for most clinical situations.

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