Biodegradable ceramic in periodontal defects

Marvin P. Levin, Lee Getter, Duane E. Cutright, S. N. Bhaskar

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Abstract

Periodontal defects were created in all four quadrants of five dogs and filled with biodegradable tricalcium phosphate ceramic. Specimens were examined from 1 to 22 weeks after placement of the material. Results indicated excellent tissue tolerance and regeneration of lost periodontium.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)344-351
Number of pages8
JournalOral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology
Volume38
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1974

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  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Dentistry(all)

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Levin, M. P., Getter, L., Cutright, D. E., & Bhaskar, S. N. (1974). Biodegradable ceramic in periodontal defects. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, 38(3), 344-351. https://doi.org/10.1016/0030-4220(74)90359-4