Kids are known to have high incidence of getting infected root canal which thereby leads to the degraded deciduous teeth as well as immature permanent teeth. Infected root canal result due to any trauma or caries. Then, root canal treatment become the only solution for saving the tooth with bacterial infection or inflammation by removing the pulp in the center of the tooth.
Saving a deciduous tooth as important as saving a fully developed permanent tooth. The untimely loss of deciduous teeth can interfere with chewing, speech development, and, most importantly, the alignment of newly developing permanent teeth.
How it is performed?
Root canal treatment is usually performed under local anesthesia that completely numbs the affected tooth as it is performed in any adult patient.