Is furcation involvement in maxillary molars a predictor for subsequent bone augmentation prior to implant placement? A pilot study.


AIM The aim of this pilot study was to analyze the interfurcal bone height in relation to the possible need for subsequent sinus floor elevation in patients with advanced periodontitis and furcation involvement of first and/or second maxillary molars. MATERIAL AND METHODS Seventeen dentate patients, who received cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) for… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/clr.12275


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