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Topical Anesthesia in Pediatric Dentistry: An Update

Keywords : Children, Efficacy, Surface anesthesia, Topical anesthesia

Citation Information : Topical Anesthesia in Pediatric Dentistry: An Update. Int J Clin Pediatr Dent 2022; 15 (2):240-245.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10005-2355

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-04-2022

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2022; The Author(s).


Topical anesthetics are very important tools for improving comfort in any dental procedure in children. different methods, techniques of achieving topical anesthesia are reported in the literature. The present narrative review focuses on explaining different types of topical anesthesia with a special focus on pediatric dentistry.

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