Diffusion of metronidazole through the dentinal tubules of extracted teeth.

Z. Csukás, I. Ferenczi, I. Nász, J. Bánóczy

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Passing of metronidazole from the root canal of extracted gangrenous teeth through the dentinal tubules was proved by agar diffusion and minimum inhibitory concentration assay. The findings explain the excellent clinical experience with metronidazole in root treatment.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)121-124
Number of pages4
JournalActa microbiologica Hungarica
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1987


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology
  • Microbiology (medical)

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