Adverse response to vital bleaching. Academic Article uri icon


  • A case study is presented that described an acute flare-up of a tooth following a vital bleaching procedure. The case illustrates (a) the importance of assessing the pulpal and periradicular status of a tooth prior to any vital bleaching procedure; and (b) the alteration of the local adaptation syndrome by the bleaching agent.

published proceedings

  • J Endod

author list (cited authors)

  • Glickman, G. N., Frysh, H., & Baker, F. L.

citation count

  • 10

complete list of authors

  • Glickman, GN||Frysh, H||Baker, FL

publication date

  • July 1992