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This week's new Dental Operative Microscope (D.O.M.) assisted root canal treatment displays an intricate root canal treatment procedure on a mandibular second molar presenting a "C" shape root canal configuration. This case report in microendodontics number 319947 is highlighted with a 30 second video of a rotating 3 D image of a "C" shaped second mandibular molar. These images and video may be obtained from "The root canal anatomy project" blog and where developed at the Laboratory of endodontics of Ribeiaro Preto dental school- University of Sau paulo by doctor Marco Aurelio Versiani and by doctor Jesus Djalma Pecora. The video displays the complex anatomy of such a root canal in red and gives us a better understanding on how difficult the cleaning and filling tasks of a "C" shape root canal may be.