Comparative evaluation of the effectiveness of coronally positioned flap with or without acellular dermal matrix allograft in the treatment of multiple marginal gingival recession defects.

@article{Thombre2013ComparativeEO,
  title={Comparative evaluation of the effectiveness of coronally positioned flap with or without acellular dermal matrix allograft in the treatment of multiple marginal gingival recession defects.},
  author={Vivek N Thombre and Somnath B. Koudale and Manohar Laxman Bhongade},
  journal={The International journal of periodontics & restorative dentistry},
  year={2013},
  volume={33 3},
  pages={e88-94}
}
Gingival recession remains an important problem in dental esthetics. Various surgical techniques have been proposed for treating multiple gingival recessions. The objective of this study was to evaluate and compare the effectiveness of a coronally positioned flap (CPF) with or without acellular dermal matrix allograft (ADMA) in the treatment of multiple marginal tissue recession. Twenty patients with a mean age of 31.6 years presented with 43 buccal/labial multiple recession defects (Miller… CONTINUE READING