Gutta Percha

Some articles on gutta percha, gutta, percha:

Post And Core - Treatment With A Post and Core
... endodontic procedure has been completed, and the root canal(s) is/are filled with the inert gutta percha root canal filling material, some gutta percha is removed from the canal space ... The space that exists coronal to the remaining gutta percha, called the post space, is now available within which to place a post ...
Fen Skating - Fen Skaters - Welney Skaters
... Gutta Percha See (1832-1898) usually ran second to his brother-in-law Turkey Smart, although he had a better season in 1861 ... Both Turkey Smart and Gutta Percha See continued to race long past their prime, and were still taking to the ice for exhibition races in their sixties ... Gutta Percha’s sons George and Isaac both became top skaters ...
Endodontic Therapy - Root Canal Treatment
... The standard filling material is gutta-percha, a natural polymer prepared from latex from the percha (Palaquium gutta) tree ... The standard endodontic technique involves inserting a gutta-percha cone (a "point") into the cleaned-out root canal along with cement and a sealer ... Another technique uses melted or heat-softened gutta-percha which is then injected or pressed into the root canal passage(s) ...
Fen Skating - 1878-1900
... was a cold one during December and January 21-year-old Fish Smart, a nephew of Gutta Percha See and Turkey Smart’s wife, notched up victories at Welney, Mepal, Ely, Bluntisham, Upwell, Wormegay, Huntingdon ... championship in January 1887 at Swavesey, beating his cousin Isaac See (the younger son of Gutta Percha See) in the final ... George See (Gutta Percha See’s eldest son) and James Smart (Fish Smart’s youngest brother) set up world records for 3100 m and 1 mile in friendly matches, and Tebbutt won an ...
Post And Core - Post Space and Associated Length of Post
... Basically, it is important to leave at least 4 mm of gutta percha at the apex of the root canal, even at the expense of a longer post, because it is within the apical 4 mm of the root canal that the ... Should these lateral canals not be blocked with the gutta percha and the cement used to place the gutta percha, the chances of microleakage and ...