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Disinfection Methods of Extracted Human Teeth

Nikita V Lolayekar, S Vidya Bhat

Citation Information : Lolayekar NV, Vidya Bhat S. Disinfection Methods of Extracted Human Teeth. J Oral Health Comm Dent 2007; 1 (2):27-29.

DOI: 10.5005/johcd-1-2-27

License: CC BY-NC 3.0

Published Online: 01-05-2012

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2007; The Author(s).


Extracted human teeth are routinely used for educational purposes in dental institutions. In recent years infection control guidelines have been revised due to the possibility of cross-contamination from these extracted teeth. This study was done to determine the efficacy of some commonly used methods for disinfection/sterilization of extracted human teeth.

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