Future University In Egypt (FUE)

Electric pulp tester (vitality scanner):

  • Used to ascertain vitality of tooth.
  • The tip Placed on the tooth to be tested with a drop of conducting paste, electric current is passed and increased until patient feels.
  • Best used to determine vitality of traumatized tooth:
    • Very quick response (pulpitis).
    • No response with pulp necrosis or dental abcess.

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