Definition : Carriers designed to hold, manipulate, and/or transport dental filling materials (e.g., amalgam, cement) to tooth cavities or to a root canal during dental restorations and endodontic procedures. These carriers are available in several shapes and sizes, including dedicated dental carriers for amalgam restorations and cement/paste application to fill tooth cavities and/or root canals (i.e., for endodontic procedures). Dental carriers are available as manual or powered devices; powered carriers are typically used in endodontic procedures.
Entry Terms : "Dental Carriers"
UMDC code : 21395