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Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 836513, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/836513
Research Article

3D Analysis of D-RaCe and Self-Adjusting File in Removing Filling Materials from Curved Root Canals Instrumented and Filled with Different Techniques

1Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Inonu University, 44280 Malatya, Turkey
2Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Akdeniz University, 07058 Antalya, Turkey

Received 2 May 2014; Revised 29 June 2014; Accepted 30 June 2014; Published 9 July 2014

Academic Editor: Gianluca Plotino

Copyright © 2014 Neslihan Simsek 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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