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Guided Tissue Regeneration- A Novel Technique

  title={Guided Tissue Regeneration- A Novel Technique},
  author={H. Deswal and V. Chadha and Vidushi Sheokand},
  • H. Deswal, V. Chadha, Vidushi Sheokand
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • The ultimate goal of periodontal therapy is to restore the architecture and function of the periodontium. Conventional periodontal surgery resulted in repair rather than regeneration and the defects persisted. Attachment was achieved and that the rest of the marginal seal was established by long junctional epithelium. Since then, a number of techniques that employ bone grafts, guided tissue regeneration (GTR), and combinations of the two have been proposed to delay the downgrowth of epithelium… CONTINUE READING

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