Messing root canal gun

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A modified amalgam carrier designed by J. J. Messing, an English endodontist, used when placing a root canal sealant restoration such as amalgam or mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA) in a retrograde root filling procedure. It has a narrow orifice and a plunger with a thumb ring and a barrel that may be straight or curved.

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