Evaluation of a poly-l-lactic acid membrane and membrane fixing pin for guided tissue regeneration on bone defects in dogs.

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OBJECTIVES The purpose of the study was to clarify the usefulness of a poly-l-lactic acid and membrane fixing pin, used in combination with guided bone regeneration, on bone defects in dogs. STUDY DESIGN Osteotomies bone defects were created in 8 beagle dogs. Group I: one defect was covered with test membrane and held by fixing pins. Group II: the other… (More)

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@article{Amano2004EvaluationOA, title={Evaluation of a poly-l-lactic acid membrane and membrane fixing pin for guided tissue regeneration on bone defects in dogs.}, author={Yasuhiko Amano and Mikio Ota and Kazumi Sekiguchi and Yoshihiro Shibukawa and Satoru Yamada}, journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology, oral radiology, and endodontics}, year={2004}, volume={97 2}, pages={155-63} }