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Volume 2015, Article ID 164065, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/164065
Research Article

Dentin Morphology of Root Canal Surface: A Quantitative Evaluation Based on a Scanning Electronic Microscopy Study

1Department of Medical-Surgery and Odontostomatologic Experimental Sciences, University of Messina, Italy
2Department of Biomedical Sciences and Morpho-Functional Imaging, University of Messina, Italy
3IRCCS Centro Neurolesi “Bonino-Pulejo”, Messina, Italy
4IPCF-CNR Viale Stagno D’Alcontres, 98100 Messina, Italy
5Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Via Consolare Valeria, 98100 Messina, Italy

Received 14 February 2015; Revised 25 March 2015; Accepted 13 April 2015

Academic Editor: Levent Sarikcioglu

Copyright © 2015 Giuseppe Lo Giudice et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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